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Criminal Justice Online Associate of Arts

An associate degree in Criminal Justice lays the foundation for a multitude of options over the course of your career, from law enforcement to social work. For someone with an interest in promoting the safety and welfare of others, pursuing this path can provide a rewarding and exciting career with high growth potential. Our online Associate of Arts in Criminal Justice degree takes a multidisciplinary approach that presents students with an array of career options.

Learn more about the program’s learning objectives, requirements, and courses.

For more information, contact us at onlineadmission@nec.edu or call 603.428.2252.

 

What You’ll Learn

In this AA in Criminal Justice program, you’ll gain a solid liberal arts foundation with courses that focus on effective writing, environmental science, politics, and more. You’ll also delve into core courses that help you understand the criminal justice system, including correctional practices and ethical considerations. Electives like Abnormal Psychology and Juvenile Delinquency add additional perspectives.

 

Featured Courses

  • Criminology
  • Contemporary Law Enforcement
  • Legal Issues in Cybercrime Investigations

 

Why Choose Our Online AA in Criminal Justice?

  • 100% online to fit into your busy schedule
  • Multiple term starts each year so you can start sooner
  • Four-credit, seven-week courses so you can finish sooner
  • Taught by subject matter experts working in the field
  • Highly interactive format with frequent communication among faculty and students

 

Career Opportunities for AA in Criminal Justice

  • Correctional Officer
  • Crime Scene Investigator
  • Information Security Analyst
  • Customs and Border Protection Officer

 

You can also choose New England College’s online Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice, depending on your career and life goals.