Degree & Certificate Options
*The Criminal Justice Program at LBCC is no longer accepting new students. Continuing students have the 2023-2024 academic year to complete all Criminal Justice courses needed for the degree. Please get in touch with your advisor or LBCC's Advising Center for guidance on course selection. For new students interested in Criminal Justice careers, an AS or AAOT in Sociology, Psychology, or Communication are strong preparation and sought-after degrees for a career in criminal justice or entry to the Oregon Police Academy.
The degrees that LBCC offers in Criminal Justice will prepare you to explore a field
of expanding opportunities.
Criminal Justice, Associate of Applied Science
This degree is designed to assist the Criminal Justice major in acquiring the skills necessary to be successful in the field of corrections, law enforcement, and juvenile corrections.