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.


  • Transcripts
  • Statement of intent
  • Resume
  • Writing sample
  • GRE or GMAT
  • A bachelor’s degree is a related subject area

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission