A career in criminal justice is both exciting and rewarding. The well-rounded Associate in Criminal Justice online degree program prepares you for a career in the justice system.
As a student in this online Associate in Criminal Justice program, you will learn from faculty with real-life experiences who bring a mix of practical knowledge and theory.
Graduates who earn Trine University's Associate in Criminal Justice degree receive an academic base for a career in the criminal justice field. This degree also prepares you for more advanced education opportunities such as the Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice.
An Associate in Criminal Justice degree requires 60 credit hours.
General Education - 21 credit hours
SOC 103 Principles of Sociology
ENG 143 College Composition
HUM 203 Humanities Seminar
POLS 113 Intro to Government
Additional Program Requirements – 15 hours
UE 111 Online Learning Orientation
Content Requirements - 24 credit hours
CRJ103 Introduction to Criminal Justice
CRJ 133 Criminal Justice Report Writing
CRJ153 Juvenile Justice
CRJ263 Introduction to Criminal Law &Justice
CRJ273 Criminal Procedures &Evidence
CRJ343 Criminalistics &Crime Scene Investigations I
PSY 113 Principles of Psychology
PSY 383 Forensic Psychology
For a complete description of the above requirements, please go to the Course Catalog (opens in a new window).
Associate in Criminal Justice