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Criminal Justice Associate Degree



Student Jojo Nieves and police Courses within our Legal Studies Academy at MassBay are designed to prepare students for transfer to a four-year institution in criminal justice or related field or for immediate careers in law enforcement. Our graduates have become police officers in active duty with Boston Police Department or have earned bachelor&rsqou;s degrees in criminal justice from Suffolk University, Framingham State University, and other regional colleges, as well as pursued advanced degrees in law.

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Associate in Science Degree Program


Criminal Justice

This program combines professional courses with a broad background in liberal arts. The curriculum is designed to prepare you for a career in various areas of the criminal justice system including law enforcement, corrections, private security. The liberal arts background is well suited to help you succeed at the baccalaureate level.