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Master of Science in Administration / Criminal Justice

Program Details

To become a leader within law enforcement, victim counseling, security, emergency management or corrections, consider an online Master of Science in Administration with a specialization in Criminal Justice.  With this online program offered by the University of South Dakota, you will learn budget management, effective management writing and communication techniques, administrative law and more.  The 36-hour program includes electives in criminal justice, such as National Security Policy and Courts and Judicial Politics.  A capstone project is also included in your coursework.


  • Official transcript
  • Hold a bachelors degree
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume

Accreditation & Licensing

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