Associate of Applied Science in Criminal Justice

Degree Level: Associate | Course Format: Online

The Associate of Applied Science in Criminal Justice seeks to expand students’ academic and professional development by providing a basic foundation in criminal justice theory and concepts. The program is designed for students who wish to develop the skills necessary for a career in law enforcement or criminal justice immediately upon completion of the program.


Curriculum
60 credit hours. All courses are 3 credit hours unless otherwise noted.
Term 1
  • COE 1005 Online Success in Professional Studies
  • BUS 2700 Productivity Applications
  • ENG 1011 Composition I
  • OL 1500 Professionalism in the Workplace
  • CCJ 1005 Fundamentals of Criminal Justice
Term 2
  • REL 1020 Introduction to the New Testament
  • CCJ 1020 Introduction Police Crime Control Strategies
  • HUM 1040 Survey of Literature
  • SCI 1100 Basics in Environmental Science
  • CCJ 1150 Foundations of Corrections
Term 3
  • CCJ 1250 Introduction to the U.S. Court System
  • HIS 2000 U.S. History I
  • CCJ 2000 Overview of Criminal Procedure
  • CCJ 2010 Introduction to Law Enforcement
  • CCJ 2200 Drugs in Society
Term 4
  • Concentration Electives (15 credit hours)
PROGRAM COST
Tuition for the 2017-2018 Bethel University Associate of Applied Science in Criminal Justice is $362 per credit hour.

Tuition Includes
  • All course fees
  • All required textbooks and course materials
  • Technology