Vista College’s Associate of Applied Science in Criminal Justice Degree is a comprehensive online program that can be completed in 100 weeks.* Courses cover topics related to crime and criminology, legal procedures and court systems, recidivism and rehabilitation, and more.
Graduates of our online Criminal Justice Degree program typical apply for work in local police departments, correctional facilities, social agencies, and other community organizations.
You’ll Learn How To:
- Understand the nature and causes of crime and the factors that drive criminal behavior
- Respond to crime and criminals while ensuring due process is followed
- Promote community safety and restorative justice
- Deal safely and humanely with individuals who have mental health and addiction issues
- Be an advocate for vulnerable populations
*Successful, Full-time enrollment is required to achieve stated completion dates.