MCC’s Criminal Justice AAS helps you develop the skills, knowledge and attitude necessary for employment and advancement as a law enforcement officer. The degree also serves as a foundation for associated professions that require advanced study, such as probation, parole, corrections and social services.

Total Cost of Criminal Justice AAS

(in-district) Total Amount: $13,930.00

Credit Hours to Complete: 63

Semesters to Complete: 4

Criminal Justice Degree Requirements

Gainful Employment Disclosure

What makes MCC's Criminal Justice AAS program better than or distinct from similar programs at other institutions?

What you need to know about getting your Criminal Justice AAS (CIP 43.010)

Total Criminal Justice AAS Costs
  in-district out-of-district out-of-state international
Tuition $6,552.00 $21,874.00 $27,212.00 $27,212.00
Additional Criminal Justice AAS Costs $7,378.00 $7,378.00 $7,378.00 $7,378.00
Program Total $13,930.00 $29,252.00 $34,590.00 $34,590.00


What job opportunities are available to someone with a Criminal Justice AAS?

Occupations that Criminal Justice AAS prepares you for
Occupation and Occupational Profile Link SOC Code
Bailiffs 33-3011
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary 25-1111
Detectives and Criminal Investigators 33-3021
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers 33-3051
Private Detectives and Investigators 33-9021

How will MCC's Criminal Justice AAS program prepare me for my career or connect me to opportunities?

By the Numbers:

  • Salary Range $40,000 to $75,000

What have graduates gone on to do?

Outside of the Classroom

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