Associate in Applied Science in Criminal Justice
Des Moines Area Community College

Program Details

The online AAS in Criminal Justice degree program from Des Moines Area Community College is designed to prepare students for a career in law enforcement, corrections, or homeland security. You'll graduate with the knowledge and skills needed to: 

  • Assist people in need
  • Patrol residential, business, and rural areas
  • Investigate allegations of criminal activity
  • Process crime scenes and collect evidence
  • Participate in various court proceedings
  • Assist judges, attorneys, and victim advocates
  • Protect national security interests

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Des Moines Area Community College is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Placement Test

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score