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Program Objectives

The Associate of Science Degree in Criminal Justice (ASCJ) provides an introductory foundation to the American Criminal Justice System.

  • The ASCJ places an emphasis on current issues including strong professional ethics, balanced social justice for all, and restorative justice practices.
  • Coursework is designed to improve written, oral and critical thinking skills that are essential for the success of criminal justice practitioners in the 21st Century.
  • Throughout Program, students receive a Cornelian perspective in both the administration and adjudication of justice that reflects the College’s mission in developing the ability to make reasoned moral decisions and a sense of responsibility to serve others in our global society.