Master of Science in Criminal Justice
Charleston Southern University

Program Details

The online MS in Criminal Justice degree program from Charleston Southern University is designed to provide students with an advanced understanding of the nature, causes, and consequences of crime, society's reaction to crimimal and delinquent behavior, and the three major components of the criminal justice system:

  • Law Enforcement 
  • Courts
  • Corrections

Graduates are prepared to secure managerial, administrative, and other leadership roles, or pursue a terminal degree (doctor of philosophy or juris doctorate).


  • Statement of Intent
  • Resume
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Official transcripts
  • GRE/MAT scores OR 3.5 minimum GPA
  • Two letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges