Associate of Science in Criminal Justice
Rasmussen College

Program Details

At Rasmussen College, the Criminal Justice Associate’s degree focuses on developing the critical-thinking and decision-making skills necessary for making life-or-death decisions in high-pressure situations. As a student, you’ll learn from seasoned professionals who deliver an evolving set of experiences to prepare you for life after graduation. You learn to assess situations through verbal and non-verbal communication cues and develop the skills to positively react to fast-paced and ever-changing scenarios. Along the way, you’ll develop relevant, real-world knowledge from courses in criminal law, juvenile justice, due process and ethics. This online degree is available with Flex Choice®, which allows you to combine traditional online coursework and self-directed assessments—a more affordable way to receive credit for what you already know. 

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Rasmussen College is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC) | 800-621-7440.

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Applicaton Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score, Criminal Background Check

Restricted States

US Territories