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Criminal Justice Online Program

Iowa Central offers two options for students pursuing a career in Criminal Justice. Choose the option that fits your needs.

Criminal Justice, Transfer Major AA
Iowa Central offers foundational coursework in Criminal Justice to prepare students for transfer to a four-year institution. Possible bachelor’s degree majors include Criminology, Criminal Justice, Criminal Justice Studies or Criminology, Law & Justice.

Full-time students can complete this degree in approximately 2 years.

Criminal Justice, AAS
Boost your career potential in the Criminal Justice system with an Associate in Applied Science degree in Criminal Justice. Law Enforcement, Corrections, Judicial Services, and Forensic Laboratories are in need of qualified and trained personnel! Some of the duties in these career fields include investigations, traffic enforcement, evidence collection, inmate supervision, hunting regulation enforcement, correctional counseling, court services administration, and many more.

Criminal Justice Careers

  • Ballistics Specialist
  • Correctional Officer
  • Crime Scene Technician
  • DEA Agent
  • Deputy Sheriff
  • Dispatcher
  • Domestic Counselor
  • FBI Agent
  • Fingerprint Specialist
  • Homeland Security Specialist
  • Intelligence Analyst
  • Parole Officer
  • Police Officer
  • Polygraph Examiner
  • State Trooper

Full-time students can complete this degree in approximately 2 years.

Courses

The following is a list of courses needed to earn Criminal Justice degree from Iowa Central Community College. Additional courses may be required before you can take a college-level English or Mathematics course.


Iowa Central Community College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Schools and Colleges