Master of Arts in Criminal Justice Studies / Applied Criminology
California University of Pennsylvania

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Criminal Justice Studies with a concentration in Applied Criminology program helps students learn about criminal investigative analysis, geographical profiling, and equivocal death analysis from different angles, including legal, psychological, and criminological perspectives.  The curriculum teaches advanced criminological theories and examines the behavioral manifestations of violent offenders while building strong foundations of theoretical knowledge in criminology, developing research skills, and applying this framework to real-world situations.  Graduates can create policies and practices that prevent and/or predict the occurrences of serious offenses, identify the offenders of major crimes, and develop relevant admissible evidence before courts or tribunals.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

California University of Pennsylvania is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)