Master of Arts in Criminal Justice and Criminology

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Master of Arts in Criminal Justice and Criminology

Program Overview

The Master of Arts in Criminal Justice and Criminology degree is designed to prepare graduate students to conduct research and actively participate in the development of knowledge in the areas of criminological theory and criminal justice issues.

Students who are planning careers in law enforcement, corrections or rehabilitation, or who wish a deeper understanding of crime and the criminal justice system should confer with the Graduate Program Advisor to develop a combination of elective courses that will support their particular career interests. Students seeking this degree are frequently candidates to pursue the Ph.D. in Criminal Justice.

Students who apply the the MA program are automatically considered for scholarships and assistantships.

Program Breakdown
Degree Type Master of Arts (M.A.)
Length 36 Credit Hours
Enrollment Fall
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