Study Discipline: Law Studies
Study Programme Details
Country: United States
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Summer Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Part Time
Mode of Study: Online

Programme Type

Associate degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey into the realm of Criminal Justice at Franklin University, where you can earn an online associate degree. Immerse yourself in the inner workings of a system dedicated to making a positive impact on lives and deterring crime.

Uncover the dynamics of crime prevention, intervention techniques, and ethical leadership within the U.S. criminal justice system. Franklin’s A.S. Criminal Justice program goes beyond theoretical frameworks, providing real-world insights from faculty who are experienced criminal justice administrators. Benefit firsthand from their expertise, bridging the gap between theory and practical application.


Franklin University’s A.S. Criminal Justice program delves into fundamental principles of the U.S. criminal justice system. Gain a holistic understanding of crime prevention, deterrence, and control, exploring a theoretical framework of criminal behavior, intervention techniques, ethics, and leadership.

With a curriculum designed by real-world criminal justice administrators, this program offers a unique blend of academic rigor and practical experience. Enhance your communication, collaboration, and relationship-building skills, crucial for engaging with diverse populations within the criminal justice system.

Graduate with just 60 credit hours of core, major, and general courses, all available online for a flexible learning experience. Propel your career forward in less than two years, and seamlessly transition to Franklin’s B.S. Criminal Justice Administration for the next phase of your professional journey.

Admission Requirements

  • Submit official documentation of high school graduation or equivalence.
  • For those with 60 or more transferable semester hours, high school documentation may not be required.
  • Admission criteria include an associate, bachelor, or master’s degree from an accredited institution.
  • Provide official transcripts from all previously attended educational institutions.

Embark on your journey into the dynamic field of Criminal Justice by meeting Franklin University’s admission requirements, setting the stage for a rewarding educational experience.

Note: Bullet points are used for improved readability.


  • Criminal Justice Administration
  • Courts and Criminal Procedure
  • Policing in America
  • Corrections in America
  • Evidence Based Practice & Research
60 Credit Hours

the fee of course is 526USD per credit hours

Future Career Outcomes

Upon completing the A.S. Criminal Justice program, anticipate a future brimming with diverse career outcomes. Your comprehensive understanding of the criminal justice system, coupled with practical experience, positions you for success in roles that demand a deep commitment to justice. Expect long-term career growth and opportunities in various sectors of the criminal justice field.

Visa Requirements:

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