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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Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Admission TestsGMAT, GRE, MAT
Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV