Online Criminal Justice Associate of Arts Degree
Grantham University’s Criminal Justice degree programs give you the depth of knowledge you need to pursue your career in corrections, law enforcement, investigations and more. Our online associate and bachelor’s degrees in Criminal Justice (CJ) are designed to accommodate those requiring basic knowledge, as well as individuals seeking a comprehensive understanding of the field. Whichever degree program fits your needs, you will come away ready to launch your career, with practical, real-world insight into this intriguing field.
From 2010 to 2020, protective service occupations are expected to add 364,500 new jobs – an 11% growth. A Criminal Justice degree is a solid foundation for taking advantage of these growth opportunities. (Source: Spring 2012 BLS Occupational Outlook Quarterly)
With an Associate of Arts in Criminal Justice (AA-CJ), you will be able to demonstrate a basic working knowledge of law enforcement, corrections, investigations and juvenile justice. You will gain the core understanding needed to be successful in the criminal justice workforce or to pursue a more advanced degree in this course of study.
Criminal Justice Program Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the program, you will be able to:
- Communicate effectively within varied aspects of a criminal justice enterprise
- Demonstrate basic knowledge of law enforcement, corrections, investigations and juvenile justice
- Employ critical thinking skills to effectively solve problems