Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice Options

Criminal Justice A.A. Degree Plan
Criminal Justice Emphasis A.G.S. Degree Plan


This area of study provides legal, technical, and procedural knowledge and skill necessary for students pursuing a career in law enforcement or corrections.

Upon completion, students also have accomplished the core general education courses that fulfill the lower division general education requirements of Arts and Sciences at Colorado four-year institutions.

This program is articulated with Colorado State University-Pueblo. Students transferring to CSU-Pueblo enter as juniors, and all courses earned at LCC with a grade of “C” or higher transfer.

The program is also designed for those currently employed in law enforcement who seek to upgrade their knowledge and skills.