Master of Science in Criminal Justice
Marshall University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Criminal Justice program is designed to prepare students for research, teaching, and management careers in criminal justice.  The curriculum offers advanced theoretical, legal, and methodological training in courses including research methods, advanced criminal law and procedure, and applied statistics.  You will also choose a variety of electives to complete your degree with subjects that best match your interests and career goals.


This program requires 30 credits for completion.

  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited US institution, or equivalent
  • Minimum undergraduate grade-point average of 2.50 on a scale of 4.0 from the bachelor’s degree granting institution
  • Official undergraduate transcript(s)
  • GRE scores

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission