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Master of Arts in Law / Criminal Justice

Program Details

The M.A. in Law with a concentration in Criminal Justice, offered completely online (with select on-campus course options), will equip you with the expertise required for professional advancement and improved marketability. Taught from a Christian worldview, this criminal justice degree will provide you with foundational legal contexts, so you can better understand various aspects of the law. You will be equipped with M.A. in Law coursework in criminal and constitutional law, constitutional criminal procedure, juvenile law, legislation, and human rights, as you prepare to help individuals and your organization navigate critical legal issues that can have a major life impact.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited or approved institution
  • Law School Admission Test (LSAT)
  • Submit a Law School Data Assembly Service (LSDAS) report
  • Official transcripts
  • Community Life form
  • Personal goals statement
  • Writing samples

This M.A. degree does not necessarily qualify a student for entry into a JD program. Pursuant to American Bar Association (ABA) standards, no course credit from this M.A. program may later be transferred into a JD program.

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges