Master of Science in Criminal Justice Administration & Leadership
Averett University

Program Details

The online MS in Criminal Justice Administration & Leadership degree program from Averett University is designed to prepare students for leadership roles in community building and community problem solving. Graduates possess:

  • A thorough understanding of administrative and leadership issues impacting criminal justice agencies
  • Theoretical and applied knowledge of crime, crime analysis, criminal behavior, and solutions to community crime
  • Skills for conducting and assessing research and program evaluation
  • Improved competence in understanding and applying criminal justice administration and leadership principles
  • Eligibility for promotion and transferability within criminal justice vocational settings


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.00 or higher on a 4.00 scale
  • Personal statement
  • Three professional/academic recommendations

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges