Open up dynamic leadership opportunities in criminal justice.

Gain the holistic knowledge you need to help develop the professional talents needed to quickly advance your career with an Associate of Applied Science degree in the Criminal Justice program from Albany Technical College.

This accelerated associate’s program focuses on key courses and competencies that develop academic, occupational, professional knowledge and skills necessary for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. You will engage in individual, group, and organizational learning applicable to criminal justice theory and practical application essential for successful employment.

You will benefit from Albany Technical College’s reputation for more than 50 years as a values-based institution that provides affordable education, quality and workforce ready professionals. Connect with and learn from dedicated faculty members with real world, professional experience in the field, while completing your degree in as few as 14 months. Choosing to pursue your educational goals on our campus, allows for one-on-one mentorship with your instructors. When you have questions, your instructor will be right there to answer. Most importantly, learning in this environment gives you lots of networking opportunities. Your criminal justice career can get a running start or a major boost, if you create a lot of connections with other professionals.

Lastly, you can connect yourself to local law enforcement opportunities. If you excel in your classes, then your instructors can vouch for you personally when you start looking for advancement opportunities or need references.

Why Choose Albany Technical College?

  • Affordable Tuition
  • Complete your degree in less time and for less money with our Prior Learning Assessment Program.
  • 100% Online.
  • Five Start Dates Per Year.
  • Success Terms: 7 week + 7 week semesters.
  • 100% of faculty members with numerous years of experience in the Criminal Justice arena.
  • (5) Articulation agreements with four year institutions- for seamless transition into the next education level.