Hone your writing skills while deepening your appreciation of literature. Through discussion and close personal attention, you’ll develop analytical, critical reasoning, and communication skills highly sought after by employers in many fields. These skills will also provide you with an excellent foundation for graduate study.

Degree Offered: B.A.
Offered on the Augusta and Bangor campuses

Certificate of Community Policing



Courses in communication and criminal justice as an introduction to community building. 21 credits.



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Minor in

Information Systems Security

The Certificate in Information Systems Security is a collaboration with the Computer Information Program.



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Justice Studies Associate's Degree


The Associate degree was designed for entry level positions in law-related fields. It is also available online and integrated into the Bachelor's degree for easy transfer.



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Justice Studies Bachelor's Degree


The Bachelor's degree in Justice Studies both builds on the associate degree requirements and is flexible enough to allow the student to earn an inter-disciplinary or specialized certificate or minor. It is available online. Credit is given for Maine Criminal Justice Academy training for in-service police officers. Our military veterans may also receive credit for military training.



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Justice Studies Post-Baccalaureate information coming soon!