Associate of Applied Science in Criminal Justice
Hinds Community College

Program Details

The online AAS in Criminal Justice degree program from Hinds Community College prepares students for careers in municipal, state, and federal law enforcement agencies. The curriculum provides a solid foundation of general education courses as well as career-focused courses covering areas such as:

  • Police Administration & Organization
  • Corrections
  • Criminal Law
  • Criminal Investigation
  • Juvenile Justice


  • Official high school transcript or GED transcript
  • Official college transcript from the last college attended, if applicable
  • ACT scores (if students have not taken the ACT, they will be required to take the ACCUPLACER test before registering)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges