Criminal Justice, M.Sc. | Part time online | Saint Leo University | United States
12 months
635 USD/credit 19050 USD/year
635 USD/credit 19050 USD/year
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The Criminal Justice program of Saint Leo University is a flexible program that enhances the effectiveness and professionalism of both aspiring and active law enforcement professionals.


As a student of the Criminal Justice program of Saint Leo University you will study:

  • Computerized databases
  • Ethical standards in the administration of justice
  • Human resource management
  • Fiscal resource management
  • Personnel law, civil liability, and substantive and procedural laws
  • Information resources and systems
  • Policymaking
  • Organizational leadership in criminal justice agencies

You can also take classes in highly specialized topics, including: terrorism in Israel, forensic science, offender treatment, and criminal advocacy.

The Master of Science in Criminal Justice Program is for those professionals who wish to complete the graduate program by delivery modes other than traditional campus classes. The blended program offers classes in a variety of delivery formats—for example, online, VTT (video conferencing), Collaborate, and on campus, including the Institute for Excellence in Criminal Justice Administration.

What can you do with a degree in Criminal Justice?

Graduates are prepared for administrative positions in law enforcement, corrections, the courts, private security and security-related positions at the local, state or federal government levels.
  • Sheriff
  • Corrections Supervisor
  • Forensic Scientist
  • CIA Agent
  • Coast Guard
  • Deputy U.S. Marshal
  • Secret Service Agent
  • Loss Prevention Investigator
  • FBI Agent
  • Police Sergeant

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Ethical Issues in Criminal Justice Administration 
  • Legal Issues in Criminal Justice Administration 
  • Public Policy Making in Criminal Justice 
  • Leadership Applications in Criminal Justice
  • Applied Project in Criminal Justice Administration 
  • Terrorism in Israel

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete and submit application form and $80 application fee.
  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university with a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4-point scale, unless otherwise approved by the Director.
  • Statement of Professional Goals.
  • Official transcripts from all postsecondary institutions previously attended sent directly to the Graduate Admissions Office from the former institution.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19050 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 635 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    19050 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 635 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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