Master of Science in Criminal Justice
Claflin University

Program Details

The Master of Science in Criminal Justice program focuses on indivudal competency in the areas of courts, corrections, and law enforcement. As a graduate program, students gain insights into leadership and advanced knowledge that help deepen their understanding of the field. The curriculum was designed to seamlessly prepare those individuals who want to either pursue a PhD or jump right into the field.

Some courses include:

  • Criminological Theory
  • Cybercrime
  • Issues in Comtemporary Law Enforcement
  • Terrorism & Homeland Security


  • Proof of a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university
  • 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher in an undergraduate program
  • All official transcripts from both undergraduate and graduate institutions
  • A 300 – 500  personal statement describing accomplishments and career goals
  • A current resume
  • Two letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges