The Criminal Justice - Public Administration degree program from Liberty University is structured to give you a well-rounded education so you can enter your career with confidence. If you are already established in a criminal justice role and want to move up to a management role, the online M.S. in Criminal Justice – Public Administration can give you the skill set and credentials you need.
You will learn from our experienced instructors and study graduate-level criminal justice foundational courses, explore topics in criminal justice ethics, and develop critical leadership techniques so you can be prepared to take on the challenges of the criminal justice system.
Why Choose Liberty’s Master of Science in Criminal Justice – Public Administration Online Program?
Liberty University is one of the largest private, nonprofit universities in the nation and the largest university in Virginia. While you are a student in the online Master of Science in Criminal Justice degree program, you will have access to an abundance of resources that we can offer as an established university with a brick-and-mortar campus.
Our professors have years of experience in the criminal justice field and are dedicated to helping you succeed in your career. As you dig deep into your criminal justice studies, your professors will give you valuable insights into the workings of the criminal justice system. As an online student at Liberty University, you can become a part of a growing community of Christian professionals and develop important connections for your career.
The 100% online format of this degree allows you to get a quality education while still being connected with your career, family, and community. You can continue your current responsibilities and passions while working towards future career advancement with our online Master of Science in Criminal Justice – Public Administration. With the online program’s optional thesis, you can demonstrate your expertise in a practical research project with a real-world, problem-solving emphasis, or you can choose to broaden your topics of study with 2 additional electives. The flexibility of the online criminal justice master’s degree makes it a valuable asset for students entering or wanting to progress in the criminal justice field.
Potential Career Options for Graduates of the Online M.S. in Criminal Justice – Public Administration Degree Program
- Elected official
- Homeland Security
- Police administration
- Urban and social policy
- Social services
- Sustainable resource development management
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- Communication and Conflict
- Fundamentals of Public Administration
- Politics, Strategies, and Initiatives of Community Economic Development
- Public Policy Analysis
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- 18 months
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DisciplinesPublic Administration Criminal Law View 99 other Masters in Criminal Law in United States
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A regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 or above GPA is required for admission in good standing.
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International615 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 615 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.
National615 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 615 USD per credit and a duration of 18 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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