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Associate of Applied Science in Criminal Justice & Criminology
The Associate of Applied Science in Criminal Justice degree from Purdue University Global can help you pursue a career in the criminal justice and criminology field—a rewarding profession that offers individuals an opportunity to make an immediate impact within their community.
The degree is designed to help you develop:
Foundational knowledge of criminal justice and criminology, including practical and technical skills and competencies required by many law enforcement agencies and private security firms
Skills on how to analyze crime data, predict patterns of criminal behavior, create criminal profiles, and establish agency protocols and procedures designed to improve agency response to crime
Communication, critical-thinking, and decision-making skills and knowledge to support criminal justice initiatives
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
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