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Associate's Degree in Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice (AS)

The Criminal Justice AS degree offers an option for a 2-year degree that encompasses all aspects of the criminal justice system including:

  • Law enforcement
  • Court systems
  • Corrections

Students graduating with an AS in Criminal Justice can find entry-level employment with local and state policing agencies, jails and prisons, local and state court systems, victim’s advocacy offices, and counseling and rehabilitation facilities.

The curriculum includes 60 total hours and requires a minimum of 21 Criminal Justice credits (CJ prefix).  For information on General Education requirements for an Associate's Degree, please refer to the WSU General Education website. 

Criminal Justice AS degree requirements

Criminal Justice advisor contact

If you have questions about the WSU General Education requirements, make an appointment with a College General Education Advisor.