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Master of Business Administration / Criminal Justice

Program Details

Law enforcement is not all about working a beat, investigating crime and protecting the public.  There are massive administrative and business aspects to every agency involved with criminal justice.  Become a leader or manager within your organization with an online MBA in Criminal Justice from Southern New Hampshire University.  This graduate program will enable you to take on senior roles in private, international security firms, or with the local police.  You will learn the ins-and-outs of the judicial process, study criminology theory and public policy, and review the latest methods to evaluate agency effectiveness.  SNHU’s MBA in Criminal Justice usually offers these electives:

  • Critical issues in the criminal justice system
  • Global terrorism
  • Courts and judicial process

This master’s degree can be earned in 15 months, depending upon the course-load you decide to take.  SNHU’s MBA classes run for 10-weeks in length and are available 24/7.  This means you have the convenience to learn anytime, anywhere, around your professional and personal schedules.


  • A bachelor’s degree is required
  • Other application materials may be required

Accreditation & Licensing

New England Commission of Higher Education

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)