Master of Arts in Criminal Justice
University of Memphis

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Criminal Justice program is designed for students interested in pursuing careers in the criminal justice field and is the graduate program for the Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice.  The curriculum provides a solid foundation of knowledge in criminology and criminal justice while teaching the skills necessary to conduct and evaluate research.  Students gain an understanding of criminological principles, theories, and concepts and an appreciation for the significance of social justice in public policy decisions.  You will develop skills in critical analysis and research.


  • Official GRE or MAT scores
  • Transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
  • Resume 
  • Personal goal statement

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges