What Is the Top School for an Associate's Degree in Criminal Justice?
Learn about criminal justice associate's degree programs offered at Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College (WITC). Find out about this school's ranking, which makes WITC the best school for earning an associate's degree in criminal justice.
How to Choose a Criminal Justice School
When looking for a top school in criminal justice, students should look for a ranked program. Schools that offer a variety of programs may be beneficial. Prospective students should also consider all of the available programs, courses, and prerequisites when choosing a top school.
Top School for Criminal Justice Programs
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College - Shell Lake
Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College (WITC) is a 2-year college with four campuses and several outreach centers in northern Wisconsin. WITC offers an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) in Criminal Justice with a concentration in corrections at its New Richmond and Superior campuses. In 2015, WITC began offering a new program in Criminal Justice Studies in all locations which is set to eventually replace the corrections and law enforcement programs by taking all new students seeking criminal justice programs.
Additionally, WITC offers an AAS in Criminal Justice with a concentration in law enforcement and a Law Enforcement Academy at the Rice Lake campus. Students can enroll in the Law Enforcement Academy after completing 60 credits, or in the final semester of the AAS in Criminal Justice with a concentration in law enforcement. The available programs in criminal justice include:
- Criminal Justice - Corrections
- Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement
- Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Academy
- Criminal Justice Studies
More Schools with Criminal Justice Programs
|College/University||Institution Type||Location||Estimated Undergrad In-State Tuition*|
|American River College||2-year, Public||Sacramento, CA||$1,000|
|City College of San Francisco||2-year, Public||San Francisco, CA||$2,000|
|CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College||2-year, Public||New York, NY||$5,000|
|Florida State College at Jacksonville||4-year, primarily associate's, Public||Jacksonville, FL||$3,000|
|Harrisburg Area Community College||2--year, Public||Harrisburg, PA||$8,000|
|Macomb Community College||2-year, Public||Warren, MI||$6,000|
|Oakland Community College||2-year, Public||Bloomfield Hills, MI||$4,500|
|Pima Community College||2-year, Public||Tucson, AZ||$2,000|
|Suffolk County Community College||2-year, Public||Seldon, NY||$6,000|
|Wake Technical Community College||2-year, Public||Raleigh, NC||$3,000|
*Source: NCES, U.S. Department of Education