Master of Science in Criminal Justice
University of New Haven

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Criminal Justice program prepares students to become leaders in their professions and pursue careers in a variety of areas including law enforcement, corrections, and the courts.  The curriculum integrates theory with real-world applications and diverse academic perspectives, providing a comprehensive and professional understanding of crime and issues facing criminal justice agencies.  You will complete a core curriculum of modern theories and research methods relevant to Criminal Justice and a selection of electives to meet individual career goals.  Students can choose from the following focus areas:

  • Crime Analysis
  • Police Behavioral Studies
  • Leadership and Management


  • Official transcripts from all undergraduate, graduate, and professional schools attended
  • Two letters of recommendation from academic or professional sources

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education