Criminal Justice, A.S.

Are you motivated by the desire to improve your community? Would you like to put your skills and knowledge to work in conflict resolution? The Associates of Science in Criminal Justice degree will introduce you to the fulfilling work of criminal justice professionals who work as police officers, probation officers, Homeland Security specialists and more.

An associate degree is highly recommended to establish a career as a criminal justice professional. LETU’s Associate of Science in Criminal Justice degree prepares you to do just that— by providing a broad introduction to this growing career field and preparing you to pursue advanced baccalaureate studies or seek entry-level employment in federal, state or local positions.

Learn about job opportunities with the Dallas Police Department


Interesting Classes You'll Take

  • Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • Criminal Law
  • Criminology
  • Plus 15 hours of CRIJ and/or approved electives (may include approved law enforcement academy credit, military security credit, and/or transfer credits)

To learn more, view the course requirements.


What can you do with this degree?

*Choose between our online, accelerated program, our Longview campus program or combine daytime and online classes to fit your needs.*

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