Master of Criminal Justice
National University

Program Details

The online Master of Criminal Justice degree program from National University is designed to integrate theory with practice to prepare students for today's complex criminal justice issues and demanding careers in local, state, and federal law enforcement management, correctional administration, and security administration. The curriculum covers:

  • Managerial practices that have shaped the criminal justice professions
  • Court decisions involving police or criminal justice agencies in terms of criminal sanctions
  • Issues of police morale, motivation, retention, selection, and recruitment
  • Consequences of unethical conduct by police officers
  • Comparing the American justice system with other criminal justice systems
  • Disciplinary, theoretical, criminological, and philosophical foundations in the management of criminal justice

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

National University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Additional Materials May Be Requested, Interview