Criminal Justice Programs

Our criminal justice studies program offers a degree and certificate option for students who want to enter a highly rewarding career in the criminal justice field.

Students can customize their educational experience and meet their personal goals by offering students a variety of classroom options. Courses are offered on a full or part-time basis, and degree requirements can be fulfilled through evening, weekend, and online course offerings.


Associate of Applied Science Certificate


Check out our course schedule to see what is offered.

Sample Occupations

  • Law enforcement
  • Criminalistics
  • Juvenile services
  • Private investigations
  • Private security
  • Parole and probation
  • Corrections
  • Victim Services
  • Courtroom support

Job Outlook

Employment in the criminal justice field is expected to grow about as fast as average (increase 9 to 17 percent) for all occupations through 2014 according to the Occupational Outlook Handbook. At the local and State levels, growth is likely to continue well into the future. 

CCBC offers Criminal Justice certificates and degrees fully online:

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