Master of Professional Studies / Criminal Justice
Fort Hays State University

Program Details

A Master of Professional Studies degree in Criminal Justice is available to the nontraditional student through Fort Hays State University online.  This multidisciplinary program is designed for flexibility in scheduling as well as customizable curriculum.  Studies include but are not limited to:

  • Policies, Systems, and Practices
  • Situational Ethics
  • Advanced Administrative Practices

Graduates with this degree may find advancement in the workplace or new career opportunities in law, policing, corrections, computer forensics, and more.  Students take on advanced research projects, lending experiential knowledge to the curriculum.  Take the academic step towards professional enhancement in the criminal justice field with FHSU online.


  • An earned bachelor's degree
  • A minimum 2.5 GPA on your last 60 hours of undergraduate study
  • Official transcripts
  • International students with 3-year degrees will be considered on a case-by-case basis by the graduate dean
  • Two letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission