Department of Criminal Justice

Master of Criminal Justice

The Criminal Justice Master’s Degree Program prepares students for both entry and supervisory level career positions in the federal, state and local criminal justice and juvenile justice agencies. Students who graduate from the program have the competence to assume policy, research, and instructional responsibilities. A strong foundation is also laid for students who plan to pursue a doctorate degree in the discipline or related fields. Although the Criminal Justice Master’s Degree is completely online, it adheres to University’s student-centered focus.