Master of Arts in Criminal Justice
Midwestern State University

Program Details

The online MA in Criminal Justice degree program from Midwestern State University is designed to prepare students for conducting research and actively participating in the development of knowledge in the areas of criminological theory, crime control, and correctional and police administration. Courses cover topics such as:

  • Critical Analysis of Justice Administration
  • Legal Aspects of the Criminal Justice System
  • Global Terrorism
  • Police in Society
  • The Ethics of Criminal Justice


  • Undergraduate degree from an accredited institution in an allied field
  • Official transcripts of all academic work previously undertaken
  • Letters of recommendation from undergraduate professors
  • Personal interview (in some cases)
  • Personal essay stating the applicant's career goals and aspirations

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges