Build from Certificate to Degree: Stackable Degrees

Increase earning potential through stackable degrees that can evolve from one-, to two- and four-year degrees. A one-year certificate counts as credit earned to a two-year degree. A two-year degree counts as credit to a four-year degree. At each step you not only make it easier to achieve that next degree, but also position yourself for career advancement and reward.

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Path to Success

Certificate of Proficiency

Available to

Concurrent Enrollment Students

15 Credits 

Associate in Arts or Science

15 credits +

for a total of

60 Credits

Bachelor of Science

60 credits +

for a total of

120 Credits

Master of Public Administration

Graduate Application &

Acceptance Required

36 Credits

Programs within the Department of Criminal Justice

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Associate in Art or Science in Criminal Justice

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Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice


Additional Programs Under the Department of Criminal Justice

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Forensic Science

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Police Academy

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National Security Studies

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