Online Associate in Science - Area of Focus in Criminal Justice

This AS degree plan is for the student who wants to pursue a bachelor’s degree in a criminal justice related discipline.

This AS degree plan follows a cohort model with specific courses offered during designated terms. This provides you an opportunity to complete the AS degree in an accelerated format. 

The plan includes criminal justice basic core and general education coursework for the first two years of a four-year program. It can be completed entirely online, except for SPE151, Introduction to Speech, for which students are required to deliver speeches in a classroom setting before their instructor and class.

The coursework in this AS degree plan will transfer to online criminal justice programs at the following four-year institutions that are partnering with MCC. Refer to the following transfer guides for more detailed transfer information:

Please keep in mind that the AS degree is not awarded in specific majors.

For additional information, please contact Kristi Broda, Online Academic Advisor, at (815) 479-7576.