Master of Arts in Criminal Justice
Wayland Baptist University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Criminal Justice program prepares students to teach Criminal Justice at the community college level or for advancements in education.  The curriculum teaches students to apply knowledge necessary to address problems related to crime and justice, equipping them with an understanding of the social and legal aspects of crime.  You will become an effective agent of change in the complex system.  Core courses include:

  • Ethics 
  • Correctional Leadership 
  • Research Methods 
  • American Constitutional Law: Civil Rights/Civil Liberties 
  • Criminal Law/Civil Law: A Comparative Analysis

Requirements

  • Accredited bachelor's degree or higher
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher on last 60 hours OR GPA of 2.5 or higher with added documentation
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges