Master of Science in Criminology & Criminal Justice
California State University-Long Beach

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Criminology & Criminal Justice program enhances professional and personal development by developing and maturing thought processes, aiding in gaining insights into professional leadership and knowledge, and furthering the spirit of research and scholarship.  Balancing theory and practical application, the curriculum covers topics including police organization and management, crime and public policy, law and social control, theories of crime causation, legal issues in criminal justice, research methodology and statistical analysis, and ethics and diversity.  Graduates are prepared for positions in law enforcement, the courts, corrections, private security, and probation and parole.

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

California State University-Long Beach is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent