Criminology and Justice Studies

The Associate of Applied Science in Criminology & Justice Studies prepares graduates for para-professional positions in the field of justice studies. It is also designed as a pre-bachelor's degree program since credits earned are applicable to a Bachelor of Arts in Criminology & Justice Studies. It can serve as a foundation for advanced justice studies in several areas, including retail security, industrial security, forensics, law and corrections.

Graduates typically seek employment in:

  • Probation offices
  • Social service agencies
  • Courts
  • Local law enforcement offices
  • Crime labs