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Master of Science in Criminal Justice

Program Details

Fayetteville State University offers an online Master’s degree program in the study of Criminal Justice. The multi-faceted program of study will introduce students to concepts of law creation, court systems, policing procedures, correction facilities in addition to the academic curriculum needed for a broad depth and breadth understanding of the discipline.


  • Undergraduate degree from an accredited institution
  • Minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 or higher on a 4.0 scale
  • Official scores from the GRE general section taken within the last five years
  • Two letters of recommendation from previous professors
  • Personal statement describing the applicant's career goals and how earning a Master of Science degree in Criminal Justice will help the applicant achieve those goals

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges