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 Northwest Vista College Library 
1st Floor, Redbud Learning Center (RLC)
3535 N. Ellison Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78251
(210) 486-4513
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Fri: 7:30am - 4:00pm
Sat: 8:30am - 2:30pm
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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
(210) 486-4044
Office: BDWK-91

Area Contacts

Alicia Baltazar
Administrative Secretary
Phone: (210) 486-4216
Office: LOH-206

Edgar Garza
Academic Chair
Phone: (210) 486-4864
Office: LOH-206B