Criminal Justice Program
Start Building Your Future
Start The Path Towards a Career in the Justice System with the Criminal Justice Program
Miller-Motte College’s Criminal Justice program gives you the opportunity to pursue a career within the justice system. This hybrid track program allows you to pursue an Associate Degree in Criminal Justice in a flexible environment that combines online learning with hands-on in-person experience. Enrollment is on a rolling basis with classes beginning every 5 to 10 weeks, and you can be finished with your Criminal Justice Degree in as little as 18 months.
Along with classroom education, students at Miller-Motte will get the opportunity to participate in an externship where they will get hands-on training in a workplace environment to strengthen their skills.
Associate of Applied Science: 92 Credits, 18 Months.
Skills You'll Cover in the Criminal Justice Program
Study substantive criminal law as well as the corresponding law enforcement and criminal justice procedures.
Explore social, economic, and psychological factors which may lead to crimes being committed.
Discover current practices within the juvenile justice system as well as its evolution through the years.
Build a working knowledge of techniques and strategies used when investigating crime scenes such as collecting evidence, writing reports, conducting investigations, and more.
Analyze the motivations behind domestic and international terrorism agents as well as the impact of terrorism on international policy, domestic policy, and Homeland Security.
Develop a working knowledge of mental illness, commonly abused substances, and treatment options.
Explore the role of criminal justice in cybercrime, cyber-victimization, and cyberterrorism.
Develop an analytical understanding of the criminal justice system, court, police, and corrections at local, state, federal, and global levels.
What Can I Do With A Criminal Justice Diploma?
People who graduate from the Miller-Motte College Criminal Justice program have the opportunity to pursue entry-level careers within the criminal justice system.
*MMC cannot guarantee employment or salary.
- Corrections Officer
- Court Clerk
- Juvenile Support Assistants
- Probation Support Assistants
- Security Professionals
Ready To Get Started?
Start learning with Miller-Motte College and get on your way to the criminal justice career training you’ve been dreaming of. Our flexible scheduling and affordable options make Miller-Motte College a great place for you to pursue your degree in Criminal Justice. Talk to an admissions representative today.