Master of Science in Justice Administration
Faulkner University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Justice Administration program prepares individuals for careers in criminal justice.  The curriculum, founded in Christian principles and ethics, provides new skills and knowledge in the field, forming a foundation for students to grow their careers.  Graduates will have career opportunities at the state and federal levels of law enforcement and corrections or management positions within criminal justice organizations.


  • A bachelor’s degree in any field from a regionally accredited institution
  • Transcripts
  • A minimum overall GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale and a minimum major GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • If a student’s undergraduate transcript contains a 2.5 overall GPA or better, and a 3.0 or better GPA in the student’s major, no graduate entrance exam is required
  • The MAT will only be required if the transcript contains less than the required 2.5/3.0 GPA
  • For students who have less than the 2.5/3.0 GPA minimum, the following formula will be used to determine admissions to the program: (Overall GPA * 330) + MAT score must = 1,250 or above
  • Three letters of recommendation 
  • A letter of intent 
  • A resume

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges