Certificate in Criminal Justice
Nash Community College

Program Details

The online Certificate in Criminal Justice program prepares students for careers in the criminal justice field, including in the areas of law enforcement, corrections, and the courts.  Students will study the criminal justice system and operations and look at the system’s role within society while emphasizing criminology, criminal law, constitutional law, ethics, and law enforcement.  The courses in the program are:
  • Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • Criminology
  • Law Enforcement Operations
  • Constitutional Law


  • High school and/or college transcripts
  • SAT, ACT, or ACCUPLACER scores no more than 5 years old

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges