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Associate of Science in Criminal Justice

Program Details

The online AS in Criminal Justice degree program from Mid-Plains Community College is designed for students who plan to pursue a bachelor's degree or higher in criminal justice or a related field. The curriculum provides a solid foundation of general education courses, an overview of the criminal justice field, and courses in:

  • Police & Society
  • Criminology
  • Juvenile Justice
  • Corrections
  • Social Issues in Criminal Justice
  • Criminal Law
  • Rules of Evidence 


  • High school transcripts
  • College transcripts (if applicable)
  • Placement exam (COMPASS, ASSET, ACT, SAT, Accuplacer, etc.)

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission