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Liberty University’s Associate’s in Criminal Justice online degree program is designed to equip you with foundational skills and knowledge needed in the world of law enforcement and the court system. You will learn about the criminal justice process from the commission of a crime to its subsequent trial. You will be introduced to essential concepts, including important elements in criminal justice writing and research, and acquire valuable knowledge that will aid you in your career within the criminal justice system.
Our School of Government faculty members were chosen with you in mind. Our faculty has experience as private practice partners, police officers, lawyers and attorneys, certified public accountants, certified mediators and nearly every specialty within the field of criminal justice. We are proud to join you on this journey as you begin your Criminal Justice degree online.
Liberty’s Associate of Arts in Criminal Justice is a fully accredited online degree program. Many of our criminal justice students are current or prior law enforcement. These students often have busy schedules that do not permit them to enroll in courses at a local college in a traditional classroom format. Flexibility is important for our students and especially important for students who are first responders. With our A.A. in Criminal Justice online, students can focus on their families and careers and know that their coursework can be completed anytime before the assignment is due.
This program will help you develop skills in:
For students wishing to further their education, our Bachelor's in Criminal Justice is an easy next step after completing your associate’s degree. Whether you are seeking to grow in your current role or explore other areas within the Criminal Justice field, our program is designed to equip you with the knowledge and training you need.
Are you a service member, veteran, military spouse, or Department of Defense employee wishing to pursue our Associate’s Degree in Criminal Justice online program? We are proud to support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits:
Liberty University is committed to providing a world-class education and aims to help students achieve their educational goals, in whatever way we can. The Towns/Kopis Emergency Response Tuition Discount was created to take some of the financial burden from the men and woman who work in public service. As Liberty University's way of saying 'Thank You', we proudly provide you with the following benefits:
For more information on eligibility and claiming this discount, please visit the Emergency Response Personnel Discount page.
Students may need to complete at least a Bachelor's degree to qualify for federal employment.