Online Associate of Arts in Criminal Justice
At Point University, our online Associate of Arts in Criminal Justice degree equips students with a broad grounding in the liberal arts, along with foundational knowledge and skills in human relations, social and behavioral sciences, and criminal justice. Graduates are prepared for entry-level positions in helping professions. They may also continue their studies to earn a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice.
The online associate in criminal justice program’s comprehensive curriculum is designed to help you develop foundational knowledge in liberal arts, behavioral science and psychology. Listed below are some of the courses offered to students:
- Constitutional Law
- Interpersonal Effectiveness
- Introduction to Psychology
All students enrolled in the associate degree in criminal justice online program at Point University pay the same tuition rate, regardless of the state the student resides in. Already one of the most affordable choices among private colleges, Point University offers online students almost 40% off regular on-campus tuition.
Rate: $410 per credit hour*
To view a complete breakdown of tuition and fees, visit our Tuition & Fees: Online Students page.
*Tuition rate effective through summer semester 2023.
- Police Officer
- Corrections Officer
- Probation Officer
- Judicial Administrator
The first step to apply for admission is to complete the free application. After you complete your application, an enrollment specialist will work with you to complete your file. Your application file for this program requires:
- Transcripts from all previously attended schools*
- Minimum 2.0 GPA**
Want to know more about applying to Point University? Submit your information to be contacted by a member of our team or visit our Support Center for additional information and resources.
*If you have less than 12 transferable college credits when you apply, your official high school transcript or GED certificate is required.
**Applicants who do not meet the GPA requirement may qualify for “Probationary Admission.”
Point University provides a wonderful learning environment where you can grow both academically and spiritually. The professors encourage and support you and want you to succeed. The online classes are really convenient as you can set your own weekly schedule to fit the needs of your lifestyle.
- Laura Doering, online student
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Point University offers the criminal justice program in a fully-online format. Online students engage in asynchronous learning through a course website that facilitates interaction with their instructor and classmates.