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Criminal Justice

Certificate of Achievement
College of Southern Nevada
100% FULLY ONLINE
100% FULLY ONLINE
Average Program Length
1 year
Annual In-State Tuition (NV)
$3,600
Annual Out-of-State Tuition
$6,720
100% FULLY ONLINE
Average Program Length
1 year
Total Credits
30
Annual In-State Tuition (NV)
$3,600
Annual Out-of-State Tuition
$6,720
Earn your Criminal Justice degree online

As an online student you can expect the same level of instruction as campus learners. The coursework is equally challenging, and taught by the same college faculty who you can typically interact with by phone, text, email, or online chat.


The certificate or degree that you receive will be the exact same as those granted to campus learners and will not reflect that you obtained your education online.

Careers in Criminal Justice/Law
The field of criminal justice/law familiarizes students with the many components of the American justice system. It will teach the fundamentals of state, federal, and local law enforcement policies. Students also have the opportunity to explore causes of crime, the evolution of criminal justice, and how principles of justice influence society. Public safety has recently experienced positive “hiring shifts” according to LinkedIn’s Economic Graph. Career opportunities include law enforcement, security, courtroom operations, or the first step toward becoming a practicing attorney.
Annual Tuition Breakdown
For Nevada Residents
In-State Tuition
Cost per Credit
$120
Credits
30
Annual Tuition Total
$3,600
For Nonresidents
Out-of-State Tuition
Cost per Credit
$224
Credits
30
Annual Tuition Total
$6,720
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About This College
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College of Southern Nevada
Established in 1971, College of Southern Nevada is a public community college in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Accreditation
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Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities
Founded in 1917, the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities is the U.S. Department of Education’s regional accreditor for postsecondary education institutions in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, and Washington. Its headquarters are in Redmond, Washington.