Associate of Science in Criminal Justice
Amarillo College

Program Details

The online AS in Criminal Justice degree program from Amarillo College is designed to serve as a foundation for a variety of criminal justice careers such as crime scene investigator, probation officer, correctional counselor, FBI special agent, paralegal, criminal justice professor, or police detective. The curriculum provides the general education courses normally required during the first two years of a baccalaureate program, as well as major-focused courses in:

  • Court Systems & Practices
  • Crime in America
  • Fundamentals of Criminal Law
  • Correctional Systems & Practices
  • Criminal Investigation
  • Police Systems & Practices


  • Official high school transcript
  • Official transcripts from any other colleges attended
  • Placement test may be required

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges