Associate of Applied Science in Criminal Justice
Western Nevada College

Program Details

The online Associate of Applied Science in Criminal Justice program is designed for students planning to transfer to a four-year institution, providing the first two years needed for those that will go on to earn a bachelor’s degree in this field.  The program provides the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in the criminal justice field.  You will learn about search and seizure requirements, criminal law, crime scene analysis, theories dealing with crimes, vocabulary in the field, and how to maintain crime scenes while gaining awareness of cultural diversity.


  • Official high school transcripts
  • Placement test may be required

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities