East Lansing, MI

School Details

For more than 80 years, Michigan State University (MSU) has prepared criminal justice professionals for successful careers. Experience MSU's 100-percent-online master's degree programs in this growing field and prepare for advancement, or start your career, without neglecting your personal and professional commitments.

Work alongside faculty members with decades of field experience whose research has directly informed and impacted criminal justice policy and practice. In just two years, you'll graduate ready to make a difference wherever you serve.

Why MSU Online?

  • An 80-year legacy of criminal justice education
  • Faculty includes Dr. David Carter, an internationally recognized author and academic on law enforcement intelligence

Accreditation & Licensing

Michigan State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

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All Programs


Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management & Development Graduate Certificate in Leadership & Managing Teams Graduate Certificate in Strategic Management Master of Arts in Strategic Communication Master of Science in Management, Strategy & Leadership

Criminal Justice, Safety & Law

Graduate Certificate in Homeland Security Studies Graduate Certificate in International Focus Graduate Certificate in Law Enforcement Intelligence & Analysis Master of Science in Criminal Justice Master of Science in Law Enforcement Intelligence & Analysis


Bachelor of Science in Early Care & Education for a Mobile Society (Great Plains IDEA) Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Psychology & Educational Technology Graduate Certificate in Educational Technology Graduate Certificate in Online Teaching & Learning Graduate Certificate in Sport Coaching & Leadership Graduate Certificate in Teaching & Learning in Postsecondary Education Master of Arts in Education Master of Arts in Educational Technology Master of Arts in Foreign Language Teaching Master of Arts in Higher, Adult & Lifelong Education Master of Arts in Special Education Master of Arts in Teaching & Curriculum


Master of Science in Packaging


Graduate Certificate in Managing Biomedical Laboratory Operations Graduate Certificate in Medical Neuroscience Graduate Certificate in Public Health Graduate Certificate in Safety Pharmacology Graduate Certificate in Transfusion Service Master of Arts in Biomedical Laboratory Operations Master of Public Health Master of Science in Biomedical Laboratory Operations Master of Science in Clinical Laboratory Sciences Master of Science in Integrative Pharmacology Master of Science in Pharmacology and Toxicology

Math & Science

Graduate Certificate in Food Safety & Toxicology Graduate Certificate in Forest Carbon Science, Policy & Management Master of Science in Food Safety


Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN) Doctor of Nursing Practice Doctor of Nursing Practice / Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist (BSN to DNP) Graduate Certificate in Nursing Education Master of Science in Nursing / Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist Post-Graduate Certificate in Adult-Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist

Psychology & Human Services

Graduate Certificate in Youth Development Specialist (Great Plains IDEA) Graduate Certificate in Youth Program Management & Evaluation (Great Plains IDEA) Master of Arts in Youth Development (Great Plains IDEA) Master of Science in Family & Community Services (Great Plains IDEA)