Associate of Applied Science in Criminal Justice
Montgomery College

Program Details

The online Associate of Applied Science in Criminal Justice program prepares students for careers within the criminal justice system, including positions in law enforcement, corrections, or the courts.  The curriculum offers a combination of liberal arts and specialized career courses for those already employed in the criminal justice profession and for high school students interested in careers within the field.  You will learn about criminal law and the criminal justice process, the impact of political and economic considerations to criminal theory, and be able to analyze the history, functions, policies, and procedures used in each subsystem of justice.


  • Official high school transcript
  • College transcripts, if applicable
  • Placement test may be required

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education