The online Master of Arts in Criminal Justice program provides students with further education in the criminal justice field, including an in-depth awareness of the criminal justice system and its components. Students will learn about research methods as used in the social sciences, the basic skills needed to conduct and direct research in criminal justice agencies, and about the statistical tools used in criminological research. The flexible curriculum offers a thesis option for students who intend to pursue graduate studies beyond the master’s level and who are interested in conducting research projects in the field and offers a comprehensive exam for those with administrative and management goals.
- An accredited bachelor’s degree in a related subject area
- Statement of purpose
- Three letters of recommendation
- A 3.0 undergraduate GPA
- Official transcripts
School Accreditation Statement
WASC Senior College and University Commission