Associate of Arts in Criminal Justice
Truckee Meadows Community College

Program Details

The online Associate of Arts in Criminal Justice from Truckee Meadows Community College has two education paths.  The first is for you to gain a solid foundation of the criminal justice system and begin a career within the criminal justice system.  The second is to prepare you for further degree study, with the credit earned enabling you to transfer to the University of Nevada-Reno.  Whichever path you choose, upon completion of this degree, you will know:

  • The rights and protections granted under the US Constitution within the criminal justice system
  • How to conduct a criminal investigation
  • The arrest, pre-trial, trial process
  • Professional ethics within the criminal justice system

Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Official transcripts
  • SAT, ACT or ACCUPLACER placement test

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities