Allied American University developed the online Associate of Science in Criminal Justice degree to prepare students for entry-level criminal justice positions or to upgrade their present status in branches of law enforcement in federal, state, local and private agencies. AAU criminal justice students will learn basic concepts and skills in order to help solve contemporary problems in criminal justice and administration. Graduates will have the necessary background to think critically about issues like criminology, administration, criminal investigations, procedures and evidence.
Program Learning Outcomes
Develop analytical, critical thinking and interpersonal skills applicable to real-world, global problems
Demonstrate a foundation criminal justice knowledge, and technical skills that supports and facilitates lifelong professional development and lifelong learning
Use critical thinking, creative and logical analysis, strategies and techniques to solve complex problems in criminal justice
Implement and apply current technology to criminal justice activities, systems and processes
Apply sound criminal justice principles to the functions of planning, organizing, ethical leadership, and controlling to operations
Apply strong verbal and written communication skills to research, evaluate, and present information in appropriate community and interdepartmental communication