Master of Science in Criminal Justice

Degree Level: Graduate Criminal Justice | Course Format: Online

As a criminal justice professional, you know that every minute matters. Our practical and relevant Master of Criminal Justice program was designed to allow law enforcement professionals, managers and administrators to balance their academic and professional obligations. Through the flexibility of 100% online learning, you’ll explore the laws, practices, technologies and skills needed by today’s leaders in this vital field. Experienced instructors bring real-world learning to life, while a cohort structure allows you to share best-practices with other criminal justice professionals.

MSCJ
Curriculum
36 Credit Hours. All courses are 3 credit hours unless otherwise noted.
Term 1
  • CCJ 5000: Topics in Criminal Justice
  • CCJ 5500: Criminal Law
  • CCJ 5800: Ethics in Criminal Justice
Term 2
  • CCJ 5400: Research Methods in Criminal Justice
  • CCJ 5600: Criminological Theory
  • CCJ 5900: Homeland Security Assessment
Term 3
  • CCJ 5300: Crime Mapping
  • CCJ 5100: Diversity in the Criminal Justice System
  • CCJ 5200: Administration of Organizations in Criminal Justice
Term 4
  • CCJ 5700: Administration of Corrections Organizations
  • CCJ 6100: Human Resources in Law Enforcement
  • CCJ 6000: Organizational Development
PROGRAM COST
Tuition for the 2015-2016 Bethel University Master of Science in Criminal Justice is $465 per credit hour.

Tuition Includes
  • All course fees
  • All required textbooks and course materials
  • Technology
  • Breakfast and/or lunch on Orientation and Seminar dates (Excludes travel and hotel accommodation to Orientations and/or Seminars)