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 Northwest Vista College Library
1st Floor, Redbud Learning Center (RLC)
3535 N. Ellison Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78251
Mon - Thur: 7:30am to 8:30pm
Fri: 7:30am to 4:00pm
Sat: 8:30am to 2:30pm

About the Discipline

The Associate of Arts in Criminal Justice is designed to provide students with a basic foundation in legal studies. Students will gain a broad understanding of the historical and philosophical basis of criminal law as well as the substantive and procedural aspects. The field of study curriculum, as listed in the additional requirements, has been approved by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board. Upon successful completion of the program, students may use this Associate of Arts degree to satisfy the first two years of any criminal justice bachelor’s degree program in Texas Public Universities.

Academic Departments

Discipline Coordinator

Steve Philbrick
Program Coordinator
Phone: 210-486-4044
Office: LOH 206H

Area Contacts

Nakotah Terburg
Administrative Services Specialist
Phone: 210-486-4216
Office: LOH-206

Trina Cowan
Academic Chair
Phone: 210-486-4047
Office: LOH-206B