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Master of Science in Criminal Justice / Public Safety Administration

Program Details

Our specialized criminal justice master’s programs, such as the public safety administration master’s degree, focus on different areas of law enforcement. The coursework in this criminal justice online program deals with forecasting and public budgeting, police and community behavior, and scenario planning. You'll understand how to navigate the complexities of the American criminal justice system, and learn how to:

  • Assess political, social, economic and administrative realities as a public administrator
  • Identify key competencies, values and issues important to public-sector organizations
  • Conduct SWOT and stakeholder analyses for public-sector organizations
  • Design and implement a performance measurement and management system
  • Employ strategic management practices used by local, state, federal and nonprofit organizations


  • A bachelors degree is required

Accreditation & Licensing

New England Commission of Higher Education