Doctor of Philosophy in Criminal Justice / Global Leadership
Walden University

Program Details

Increase your leadership skills and abilities with Walden University’s PhD in Criminal Justice with a specialization in Global Leadership. This degree program enables graduates to become effective leaders in an international landscape, especially in developing regions.

The curriculum includes a project creating a strategic plan for an international public or nonprofit organization or US organization with a global focus. Students in this online Criminal Justice degree program will explore models and frameworks for sustainability. Classes also cover tools and strategies for decision-making in complex situations and how global leaders create change within their communities. 

Global Leadership students will explore topics such as:

  • Management and leadership in a global context
  • Sustainable development for global communities
  • Transformative change in a global environment


This program requires four face-to-face residencies. 

  • Master's degree
  • College transcripts
  • Employment history

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission

Restricted States

New York, Rhode Island