12 months
626 USD/credit 22536 USD/year
626 USD/credit 22536 USD/year
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Designed for working professionals looking to enter or advance in this critically important field, Lasell College's M.S. in Criminal Justice degree program provides the skills, knowledge, and practical experience needed to protect and serve the public through a wide range of careers. 


Conveniently offered entirely online and led by a team of experienced faculty comprising professionals from policing, law, corrections, and security, our Criminal Justice program at Lasell College prepares you for an impactful, rewarding career.  

Average salaries for professionals in the security and justice fields is expected to grow by 5% by 2029.


  • Security Analyst
  • Police Officer
  • Detective
  • Arbiter
  • Title IX administrator
  • Director of Community Health

Programme Structure

  • Robust curriculum - Our program adheres to standards developed by the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences (ACJS) and the Police Career Incentive Pay Program (Quinn Bill) in Massachusetts, and offers you the flexibility to engage your interests and pursue your career goals. The M.S. in Criminal Justice degree is not an "online degree," it's a degree that is earned online.  
  • Convenient for working professionals - Participate in class discussions and complete your studies as your schedule allows with our flexible, fully online program. 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • You are encouraged to apply early to get a U.S. Visa because at certain times in the year it is hard to get a visa appointment and processing times may be long.


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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application
  • Official transcripts of all college-level coursework 
  • A one-page personal statement describing your goals, strengths, and potential for achievement in graduate school
  • Resume

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22536 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 626 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    22536 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 626 USD per credit during 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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