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Associate of Science in Criminal Justice / Corrections

Program Details

The Associate in Science degree in Criminal Justice - Corrections at Mercer County Community College is ideal for those wishing to pursue a career in corrections as well as for those who wish to improve knowledge and skills in their field. The program focuses on philosophy and history of the criminal justice system, role of correction officers in America, rehabilitation and punishment, and traditional and new-age practices in correctional institutions.


  • High school transcripts or GED scores
  • College transcripts (if applicable)
  • Placement test (or SAT scores)

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education