Iowa Criminal Justice Schools, Colleges & Degree Programs

Below is a comprehensive directory of the accredited colleges and universities in the state of Iowa that offer criminal Justice degrees, programs and courses.

Iowa Criminal Justice Programs

  • AIB College of Business- Des Moines, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Court Reporting

  • Ashford University- Clinton, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor Degree – Criminal Justice
    (online)
    Bachelor Degree – Homeland Security
    (online)
    Bachelor of Arts – Social and Criminal Justice
    (online)
  • Briar Cliff University- Sioux City, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Arts – Criminal Justice

  • Buena Vista University- Storm Lake, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminology & Criminal Justice

  • Des Moines Area Community College- Ankeny, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Arts – Criminal Justice
    Associate of Science (A.S.) – Criminal Justice
    Associate of Science (A.S.) – Legal Assistant
    Certificate – Legal Assistant

  • Dordt College- Sioux Center, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Arts – Criminal Justice

  • Eastern Iowa Community College District- Davenport, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Certificate – Health, Safety and Environmental
    Certificate – Law Enforcement

  • Ellsworth Community College- Iowa Falls, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate in Science – Criminal Justice

  • Graceland University- Lamoni, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Arts – Sociology – coursework in criminology, justice, etc.
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Pre-Forensic Science (Biology and/or Chemistry major)

  • Grand View University- Des Moines, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Arts – Criminal Justice
    Certificate – Paralegal Studies: Business and Human Resource Management
    Certificate – Paralegal Studies: Criminology
    Certificate – Paralegal Studies: Public Administrationt

  • Hawkeye Community College- Waterloo, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Criminal Justice
    Associate of Science (A.S.) – Criminal Justice
    Certificate – Law Enforcement

  • Indian Hills Community College- Ottumwa, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Criminal Justice
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Paramedic Specialist
    Diploma – Emergency Medical Intermediate

  • Iowa Central Community College- Fort Dodge, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate Degree – Criminal Justice
    (online)
    Associate of Arts/Associate of Science (A.S.) – Criminal Justice
    Diploma – Criminal Justice

  • Iowa Lakes Community College- Estherville, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate in Arts – Paralegal/Legal Studies
    Associate in Science – Paralegal/Legal Studies
    Associate of Science (A.S.) – Criminal Justice
    Certificate – Criminal Justice

  • Iowa Wesleyan College- Mount Pleasant, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Arts – Criminal Justice
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice

  • ITT Technical Institute- Clive, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice

  • Kirkwood Community College- Cedar Rapids, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Arts – Corrections
    Associate of Arts – Law Enforcement
    Associate of Arts – Paralegal
    Associate of Science (A.S.) – Corrections
    Associate of Science (A.S.) – Law Enforcement
    Associate of Science (A.S.) – Paralegal

  • Loras College- Dubuque, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice

  • Marshalltown Community College- Marshalltown, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Science (A.S.) – Criminal Justice

  • Mount Mercy College- Cedar Rapids, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Arts – Criminal Justice

  • North Iowa Area Community College- Mason City, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate in Arts – Criminal Justice
    Associate in Science – Information Systems Technology – Cyber Security
    Certificate – Criminal Justice
    Certificate – Foundations of Security

  • Saint Ambrose University- Davenport, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Arts – Criminal Justice
    Bachelor of Arts – Criminalistics
    Master of Criminal Justice – Criminal Justice
    Master of Criminal Justice – Juvenile Justice Education

  • Simpson College- Indianola, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice – Administration
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice – Corrections
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice – Justice
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Forensic Science / Biochemistry

  • Southeastern Community College- West Burlington, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate in Applied Science – Criminal Justice Technology
    Associate in Arts – Criminal Justice
    Associate of Science (A.S.) – Criminal Justice
    Certificate – Basic Law Enforcement Training
    Certificate – Criminal Justice Technology
    Diploma – Criminal Justice Technology

  • University of Iowa- Iowa City, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor of Applied Studies – Criminal Justice
    (online)
  • Upper Iowa University- Fayette, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Bachelor Degree – Criminal Justice
    (online)
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminal Justice
    (online)
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Criminology
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Emergency and Disaster Management
    (online)
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Forensic Science
    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – Public Administration – Law Enforcement
    Masters Degree – Criminal Justice
    (online)
    Masters Degree – Homeland Security
    (online)
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College- Sioux City, IA
    Programs Offered:
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Cyber Crime Investigations
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Emergency & Disaster Management
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Police Science – Corrections
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Police Science – Forensic Investigations
    Associate of Applied Science (AAS) – Police Science Technology
    Certificate – Emergency Disaster
    Certificate – Emergency Manager Basic Skills
    Certificate – Emergency Planning
    Diploma – Computer Forensics Specialist
    Diploma – Emergency & Disaster Management

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