A.S. in Criminal Justice
“Many of the instructors are practitioners… and they bring that experience to life in the classroom.”
- Russ Harney
ONLINE OR ONSITE
Indiana Wesleyan University’s Associate of Science with a major in Criminal Justice degree program is offered in online format, and may also be offered onsite at locations in Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky. The program consists of 60 credit hours of coursework, including both criminal justice and liberal arts courses. This program focuses on communication skills, the problems facing criminal justice offcials, and the increasingly important field of Homeland Security. Graduates of this program are eligible to pursue a Bachelor of Science with a major in Criminal Justice.
RELEVANT AND CONVENIENT
- Complete your Associate degree in approximately 26 months
- Cohort groups provide mutual support
- One-time registration, no more waiting in line
- Classes meet one night per week or online
- Instructors combine academic credentials with professional expertise
Liberal Arts courses are offered through Indiana Wesleyan University and are available at many sites throughout Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, and online.
If you have not yet obtained your Associate degree but already have 36 to 59 credit hours of previous college coursework, IWU's unique Bridge program can allow you to immediately start working towards your Bachelor's degree. Please contact your Program Representative at 866-498-4968 for more information.
Tuition & Financial Aid
Tuition and Fees*
|Credit Hours||Onsite Tuition||Online Tuition|
|60 Total||$283 / credit hour||$283 / credit hour|
*Effective July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017.
The total cost of the program, including tuition, books, eBooks, and fees, will be determined prior to your enrollment. The cost will be divided into several payments spread over the course of the program. Course textbooks will be shipped to you before each course begins. The cost of books increases for shipments outside of the 48 contiguous United States.
The total credit hours and per-credit-hour costs listed above are effective for the core program. For prerequisite or other required courses if applicable, students will need to pay for appropriate tuition, books, and any additional fees. Costs may change if you withdraw from the program and restart in a future program at a later date.
Financial aid is available in the form of grants, loans, scholarships, veterans benefits, and even employer reimbursement.
Below is the list of courses required to complete the program. Courses are generally taken sequentially, one at a time, until the program is complete. Full course descriptions may be viewed by clicking on the course titles below. For further information, feel free to contact us.
Preview Your Classes
Below are the lists of requirements for the AS in Criminal Justice program. Click on each link to expand the requirements. If you have any questions about the admissions process, feel free to contact one of our admissions representatives at 1-866-498-4968.
Below are the program locations, upcoming dates, and meeting times for the Associate of Science in Criminal Justice program. This list is updated regularly as new classes are added.