Master of Science in Criminal Justice
Saint Cloud State University

Program Details

St. Cloud’s online Criminal Justice degree offers multiple paths, with specializations in administration or counseling, in addition to an optional elective track. Students can also pursue either a thesis or portfolio/project plan of studies. Credits required to complete the program will depend on the pathway chosen.

This online master’s follows a traditional curriculum with added flexibility in delivery methods. Enroll in online, hybrid (synchronous online) or on campus courses. Start dates occur annually with the fall semester.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Saint Cloud State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Essay/Writing Sample