Master of Science in Social Justice & Criminology
Delta State University

Program Details

The online MS in Social Justice & Criminology degree program from Delta State University is designed for students aiming to pursue academic and/or professional roles in the criminal justice system. The curriculum provides a strong foundation in criminological theory with a focus on the criminal justice system in the U.S. and how it compares to those in other countries. A broad range of elective courses cover topics such as:

  • Policing & Corrections
  • The Legal System
  • Juvenile Justice 
  • Homeland Security & Terrorism 
  • Family Violence
  • Sex Crimes

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Delta State University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV