Associate of Science in Criminal Justice
Columbia Southern University

Program Details

The online AS in Criminal Justice degree program from Columbia Southern University is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions in local, state, and federal criminal justice programs. Graduates possess the knowledge and skills needed to:

  • Evaluate the three main components of a criminal justice system
  • Examine the psychology of crime including the development of the criminal lifestyle
  • Evaluate the roles and challenges of juvenile justice agencies
  • Explain the interpendence between applicable judicial processes


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Distance Education Accrediting Commission