The online Associate of Applied Science in Criminal Justice program provides the educational background necessary for careers in the criminal justice field and prepares students to transfer into career-oriented bachelor degree programs known at Bachelor of Applied Science or similar degrees in four-year colleges. The curriculum teaches the basic components of the criminal justice system and its theories and practices using a holistic approach that provides a well-rounded skill and knowledge base that emphasizes character education and critical thinking. Graduates are prepared to structure, manage, direct, and control a variety of criminal justice agencies associated with police, courts, and corrections and are prepared for careers in the law enforcement, emergency services, or legal fields.
- Official high school or GED transcripts
- Official college transcripts, if applicable
- Placement test (SAT or ACT scores may be submitted in lieu of this)
School Accreditation Statement
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges