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Master of Science in Criminal Justice

Program Details

Earn your Master of Science in Criminal Justice degree online in as little as one year. The University of Cincinnati Online Master's in Criminal Justice program is ranked 8th best in the country by U.S. News & World Report (2019). Start planning your graduation today!


  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university
  • Official transcripts
  • Overall 3.0 GPA (4.0 scale) or higher from all previous undergraduate coursework; or a 2.75 GPA or higher with approved work experience, graduate work, or eligible GRE test scores
  • One letter of recommendation

Accreditation & Licensing

The University of Cincinnati and all regional campuses are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.