The Associate of Arts Degree - Emphasis in Criminology program provides students the opportunity to study specific types of crime, the theories of crime and punishment, the psychological and social origins of criminal behavior, and social value systems.
Students will also examine criminal law and criminal justice systems, penology, rehabilitation, recidivism, social attitudes concerning crime and the justice system, and criminal justice policy.
Students who successfully complete the Associate of Arts Degree - Emphasis in Criminology will be prepared to transfer to a baccalaureate program in Criminal Justice.
Program Delivery Methods
Online, hybrid, traditional in-class courses and hands-on training in state-of-the-art labs on Saint Paul College campus, St. Paul, MN