Master of Science in Criminal Justice
This accredited graduate degree in
Justice provides graduates career opportunities and
salary advantages. It also opens the door to positions of high responsibilities in related areas.
The Master of Science in Criminal Justice program prepares graduates for positions of responsibility in the Criminal Justice System and related areas. The curriculum provides a melding of professionally structured knowledge and the ethical imperatives of Criminal Justice in a constitutional democracy.
The requirement for the Master of Science in Criminal Justice is 36 semester hours above the Baccalaureate Degree in Criminal Justice or a closely related field, or in the social sciences.
Students must complete a minimum of 27 semester hours, 9 courses, with Southwest University.
Students must have satisfied or they must complete the following core courses: