Associate of Applied Science in Criminal Justice / Law Enforcement
Truckee Meadows Community College

Program Details

The online Associate of Applied Science in Law Enforcement from Truckee Meadows Community College is a degree to prepare you for a career within the following disciplines:

  • Investigations
  • Corrections
  • Corporate security
  • Law enforcement
  • Probation/Parole Officer

This degree is offered 100% online, allowing you learning flexibility.  You will study constitutional law as it pertains to the rights and protections guaranteed to individuals within the justice system.  Also, with this AAS degree, you will learn how to conduct investigations and gain a working knowledge of the entire judicial process, from arrest to conviction.  This program is not intended to be used as a progressive degree applied to a bachelor’s, but rather to start you on a career in serving your community as a law enforcement officer.


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

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities