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Criminal Technology

Associate in Applied Science

Program Overview

Do you like working with computers, but like the idea of working in law enforcement too? You can do both in this career. Get the training in criminal justice and computer networking you'll need to excel in this in-demand job field.

Delta has a long history in law enforcement training. Check out Delta's criminal justice programs, too!

Plus, at Delta, you'll learn from experienced instructors in small class sizes. When you graduate, or are ready to transfer on to a university, you'll have the educational background and hands-on experience to succeed. 

Earning Potential

You could choose to get your bachelor's and have increased earning potential. Plus, job growth is expected to rise by 8% over the next 10 years. 

In this field, it is estimated you could earn $89,290 a year.

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Likely Careers

  • Information Security Analyst
  • Security Management Specialist
  • Information Technology Project Manager
  • Accounting professor working with students in class.
    Amazing faculty 

    At Delta, you get small classes, professors who see your potential and resources to help you succeed. Delta professors are here to teach. And, they're really good at it.

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About Delta's Program

The Criminal Technology program has been designed to prepare you for challenging positions in the rapidly growing field of Information Security and Technology. Criminal Technology covers the legal side of securing information, as well as the technological side, by combining Criminal Justice classes with CST networking classes.

Why you should choose Delta 


Life is busy. But that shouldn't get in the way of your education. Delta offers classes at night, on weekends and online to make taking classes and getting that degree easier. Plus, Delta has learning centers so you can take classes even closer to home.  


Co-op opportunities

You can get hands-on experience in your field while you're working toward that degree. I know. It's awesome! Plus, you'll even get paid. That's co-op! Check it out.


Free tutoring

At the Teaching Learning Center, located in the Library, we offer tutoring on a wide variety of subjects, and help with developing study and learning skills. Most tutoring is on a walk-in basis but we do have some online tutoring options.

Best of all, it's free for currently enrolled Delta students. Just another way we demonstrate our commitment to helping students succeed.


Transfer opportunities

One of the very best things about Delta College is your ability to start here and go anywhere. And, in the process, save thousands (and thousands) of dollars. It's a smart choice to get your associate's and then transfer on!

Delta has signed transfer agreements to continue your computer science and information technology studies with:

  • Capitol College
  • Colorado State University Global Campus
  • Davenport University
  • Eastern Michigan University
  • Northwood University

Visit transfer agreements and guides to see the specifics for each agreement as well as the whole list of transfer opportunities. Have questions? Make an appointment with academic advising to discuss your dreams.

Facts & Figures


Our students get the latest technology so they can graduate and be ready to hit the ground running.

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Delta is nationally recognized as one of America's leading community colleges.

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