Master of Arts in Professional Development / Criminal Justice
Dallas Baptist University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Professional Development with a concentration in Criminal Justice is a liberal arts degree.  This program is designed for professionals who want to expand their knowledge and credentials beyond their bachelor’s degrees.  The degree enhances a broad and diverse educational experience while the criminal justice concentration provides the skills and credentials needed for careers within that field.  

As part of the Human Relations and Career Development field of concentrations, you will learn to work as a communicator, equipper, trainer, designer, and developer within the criminal justice field.  Graduates are prepared to work with groups of all ages in a wide variety of situations and places, including:

  • Shelters
  • Non-Profit Organizations
  • Law Enforcement Offices
  • Security Offices
  • Rehabilitation Centers


  • Official transcripts from each institution attended
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • A Statement of Purpose 
  • Resume

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges