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Associate of Applied Science

The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Criminal Justice can be completed on the Hamilton and Middletown campuses and is designed to serve those who are interested in working within the police, courts, or corrections as well as those that are currently employed within the criminal justice system.

Program description

The Criminal Justice major focuses on the study of police, courts, and corrections. The program provides students with an in-depth analysis and evaluation of the fundamental organization, operations, and issues specific to the American criminal justice system. Graduates work as police officers, corrections officers, and in the fields of probation, parole and private security. All criminal justice courses are offered on Miami’s regional campuses (Hamilton, Middletown and West Chester locations.

Curriculum Overview

See Miami University's General Bulletin for core program requirements for this A.A.S. in Criminal Justice degree.

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