Criminal Justice
Associate of Arts

The Criminal Justice at Colby Community College offers a major that explores the connections between the individual, society, law, science, crime, and justice. The program is designed for highly motivated students who wish to pursue positions in the criminal justice profession. 

The Associate of Arts in Criminal Justice is designed for students planning to transfer to a four-year degree program in criminal justice or a social or behavioral science program. The curriculum may be modified to reflect student interests and the requirements of a particular transfer institution.

Earning a degree in criminal justice can help you get hired for many different job opportunities within the criminal justice field. While police officers make up a large portion of the professionals working in law enforcement, there are many more career options that you may want to consider, from FBI agent to computer forensic specialist. With the wide range of available roles, you can find a career that fits your unique interests, skills, talents, and salary expectations.



Classes Addressing Student Outcomes

CJ110 Intro to Criminal Justice
CJ210 Juvenile Delinquency and Justice
CJ211/12 Intro to Law Enforcement/Corrections
CJ214 Criminal Investigation
CJ215 Criminal Law
CJ240 Agency Administration


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Criminal Justice
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Colby KS 67701
(785) 460-5530

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Colby KS 67701
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