Associate in Applied Science in Criminal Justice
Highland Community College

Program Details

The online Associate in Applied Science in Criminal Justice program is designed for individuals seeking careers in law enforcement and the criminal justice field upon graduation.  The program prepares students for immediate employment in areas including state and local police, highway patrol, private security, courts, and corrections.  Courses include general education, criminal justice core courses, and electives that meet the interests of the students.  Criminal Justice courses include:

  • Introduction to Corrections
  • Fundamentals of Investigations 
  • Police Patrol Procedures 
  • Criminal Law
  • Critical Issues in Law Enforcement

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Highland Community College is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

ACT/SAT, Placement Test

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score, Official College Transcript(s)