Montgomery College school logohttps://huevos-uploads-production.s3-us-west-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/file-ead11444-e35d-4e5f-bbd6-23ac7298eea5-MontgomeryCollege.jpg

Criminal Justice

Associate of Applied Science
Montgomery College
100% FULLY ONLINE
100% FULLY ONLINE
Average Program Length
2 years
Annual In-State Tuition (MD)
$6,030
Annual Out-of-State Tuition
$14,040
100% FULLY ONLINE
Average Program Length
2 years
Total Credits
60
Annual In-State Tuition (MD)
$6,030
Annual Out-of-State Tuition
$14,040
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 Maryland Residents
In-State Tuition
Cost per Credit
$201
Credits
30
Annual Tuition Total
$6,030
For Nonresidents
Out-of-State Tuition
Cost per Credit
$468
Credits
30
Annual Tuition Total
$14,040
Frequently Asked Questions
What is College Collective?

College Collective is a directory of low-cost, fully-online degrees offered by community colleges around the country. Created by a team of higher education experts and technologists, we are a free resource for learners seeking to further their education and advance their careers. Community colleges do not pay to be listed in College Collective.


What is an associate’s degree?

An associate’s degree is a postsecondary degree typically completed in two years. Associate's programs offer students an affordable education in a field of their interest. Graduates may apply to careers in a relevant field, or transfer to a four-year university and earn a bachelor’s degree in just two additional years.

What do I need to be successful in earning my degree online?

A reliable internet connection and a personal computer.

View All FAQS
About This College
School Logohttps://huevos-uploads-production.s3-us-west-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/file-ead11444-e35d-4e5f-bbd6-23ac7298eea5-MontgomeryCollege.jpg
Montgomery College
Established in 1946, Montgomery College is a public community college in Montgomery County, Maryland.
Visit Website (240) 567-5000
Accreditation
Accreditor Logohttps://huevos-uploads-production.s3-us-west-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/file-caeccc53-9535-4d52-a8ef-1212626233e7-MSCHE.jpg
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Founded in 1887, the Middle States Commission on Higher Education is the U.S. Department of Education’s regional accreditor for postsecondary education institutions in Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania. Its headquarters are in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.