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Associate of Arts in General Studies / Criminal Justice

Program Details

Patten University offers an Associate of Arts in General Studies with a concentration in Criminal Justice. This degree provides students with a solid liberal arts foundation for future educational and career opportunities. The program’s liberal arts focus encourages the expansion of perspectives to create awareness of the key forces of societal change: social, cultural, historical, economic, political, and technological. The broad range of General Education courses combined with the concentration in criminal justice courses will prepare students for a wide variety of career opportunities in the criminal justice field.


  • High school transcript or equivalent
  • Complete twelve college-level credits
  • Patten University does not participate in Federal Student Aid.

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