Master of Science in Criminal Justice
Lasell College

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Criminal Justice program is designed for working professionals looking to enter or advance in this field by developing the skills and knowledge employers seek.  The curriculum provides the skills, knowledge, and practical experience needed to protect and serve the public while developing the students’ skills and knowledge in critical thinking, quantitative reasoning, communication and investigative skills, effective uses of technology, and an understanding of diversity and cultural issues.  You can choose from four concentrations:

  • Emergency and Crisis Management 
  • Homeland Security and Global Justice 
  • Violence Prevention and Advocacy 
  • Self-Designed Option


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
  • Official transcripts of all college-level coursework
  • Two professional letters of recommendation from either faculty or employers
  • Personal statement
  • Resume

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education