Master of Science in Criminal Justice
University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Criminal Justice program provides the knowledge and skills students need to become effective practitioners or supervisors in the criminal justice field.  The curriculum includes advanced academic training, special expertise in advanced issues, supervisory and administrative proficiency, and the methodological and statistical skills to understand research and new development within this field.  Students will take courses including:

  • Criminal Justice Organizations & Management 
  • Applied Research & Analysis
  • Criminal Law 
  • Criminal Justice Policy


  • Hold a bachelor’s degree with a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.75
  • Official transcript from bachelor degree granting institution
  • GRE or MAT scores
  • Statement of purpose

School Accreditation Statement

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