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Associate of Arts in Criminal Justice

Program Details

The online AA in Criminal Justice degree program from Northwest Mississippi Community College is designed to provide a solid foundation of knowledge and skills for students planning to pursue a career in one of the many divisions of the criminal justice field and/or a four-year degree in the subject area. Courses cover topics such as:

  • Police Administration & Organization
  • Corrections
  • Homeland Security
  • Criminology
  • Juvenile Justice


  • Official high school transcripts or GED scores
  • Official transcripts from all colleges attended
  • Official copy of ACT or SAT scores (ACT required for Mississippi residents)

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges