Master of Science in Criminal Justice
Georgia College & State University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Criminal Justice program is designed for those intending to go on to higher education or to prepare graduates to assume leadership roles as professionals in the field.  The curriculum promotes critical thinking and ethical behavior while providing knowledge in the criminal justice and criminology field, including the meaning, creation, and breaking of laws; social reactions to deviant and criminal behavior; and how individuals are processed over time.  Coursework focuses on the areas of criminal justice policy, policing, corrections, criminological theory, legal issues, and research design and statistics, preparing you to critically analyze criminal justice policy and practices in relation to functioning in a democratic society.

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Georgia College & 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), Resume/CV