Master of Science Criminal Justice Online

Foundation Courses (15 q.h.)

CJS 6020 Contemporary Issues in Criminal Justice Policy 3 q.h. 
CJS 6400 Administration of Justice 3 q.h.
CJS 6405 Criminological Theory for Criminal Justice Leaders 3 q.h.
CJS 6415 Legal Decision Making and Leadership 3 q.h.
CJS 6470 Criminal Justice Capstone (recommended as last course) 3 q.h.


Operations Courses (12 q.h.) 

Choose a minimum of four courses: 

CJS 6425 Research Methods 3 q.h.
CJS 6435 Program Evaluations 3 q.h.
CJS 6440 GIS, Evidence-Based Learning, and Policy 3 q.h.
CMN 6050 Crisis Communication  3 q.h.


Concentrations (18 q.h.)

Option 1: Choose one concentration and 3 q.h. of free elective courses from below concentration courses.

Option 2: Choose combination of 6 elective courses from below concentration courses.


Community and Family Justice Concentration (15 q.h.)

Complete five of the following courses:

CJS 6300 Communities and Crime 3 q.h.
CJS 6330 Youth Justice and Crime 3 q.h.
CJS 6340 Substance Abuse and Addictions 3 q.h.
CJS 6305 Criminal Behavior and the Family 3 q.h.
CJS 6135 Intimate Partner Violence 3 q.h.


Corrections Concentration (15 q.h.)

Complete five of the following courses:

CJS 6145 Correctional Rehabilitation  3 q.h. 
CJS 6300 Communities and Crime 3 q.h.
CJS 6315 Administration of the Adult and Juvenile Correctional Systems 3 q.h.
CJS 6325 Probation and Parole 3 q.h.
CJS 6320 Community Corrections 3 q.h.
CJS 6340 Substance Abuse and Addiction 3 q.h.


Global Criminal Justice Concentration (15 q.h.)

Complete five of the following courses:

CJS 6025  Genocide and War Crimes  3 q.h. 
CJS 6030  Organized Crime  3 q.h. 
CJS 6035 Corruption, Integrity, and Accountability  3 q.h. 
CJS 6040 Human Trafficking and Exploitation  3 q.h. 
CJS 6045 Policing Issues around the Globe 3 q.h.
CJS 6105 Domestic and International Terrorism 3 q.h.
CJS 6125 Issues in National Security 3 q.h.
GST 6300 Global Issues: Security and Terrorism 3 q.h.


Leadership Concentration (15 q.h.)

Complete the following courses:

LDR 6110 Leading Teams 3 q.h.
LDR 6120 Creating Leadership Capacity: Developing Bench Strength 3 q.h.
LDR 6125 Managing Organizational Culture 3 q.h.
LDR 6140 Developing the Strategic Leader 3 q.h.
LDR 6360 Dynamics of Change at the Community and Social Level 3 q.h.


Policing Concentration (15 q.h.)

Complete five of the following courses:

CJS 6035 Corruption, Integrity, and Accountability 3 q.h.
CJS 6045 Policing Issues Around the World 3 q.h.
CJS 6050 Models of Intelligence-Led Policing 3 q.h.
CJS 6205 Law Enforcement Management and Planning 3 q.h.
CJS 6300 Communities and Crime 3 q.h.
CJS 6420 U.S. Policing in the 21st Century  3 q.h. 


Security Concentration (15 q.h.)

Complete five of the following courses:

CJS 6010 Advanced Principles of Security Management and Threat Assessment 3 q.h.
CJS 6005 Legal and Regulatory Issues for Security Management 3 q.h.
CJS 6035 Corruption, Integrity, and Accountability  3 q.h. 
CJS 6045  Policing Issues around the Globe 3 q.h. 
CJS 6105 Domestic and International Terrorism 3 q.h.
CJS 6125 Issues in National Security 3 q.h.
GST 6300 Global Issues: Security and Terrorism  3 q.h. 

 

Open Elective (3 q.h.)

INT 6943 Integrative Experiential Learning 3 q.h.

 

Total Quarter Hours: 45


Attention:
If you enrolled before Fall 2012 or between Fall 2012 and Summer 2013, contact your student success specialist for your curriculum.

Quick Info

  • 45 Quarter Hours
  • $26,730.00 total tuition (*)
  • Full-time years to completion: 2 years
    Part-time years to completion: 3 years
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