University of Colorado Denver

School of Public Affairs

Master in Criminal Justice


1380 Lawrence St., Room 1251

Denver, CO 80217

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master in Criminal Justice

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Masters degree in Criminal Justice, founded in 1972, is a rigorous, academic program focused on preparing students for management and administrative positions in the growing and challenging field of criminal justice. The program will provide you with an interdisciplinary perspective on crime and the criminal justice system. It focuses on law enforcement, the judiciary, correctional systems, juvenile justice and the formulation of laws and codes. A special benefit of the program is that it will prepare you not only to administer the current system, but also to become a pioneer in evaluating and changing it so that it is more responsive to the needs of the community.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Loans Offered: Students are encouraged to work with the University's Financial Aid Office to obtain information on financial aid opportunities. University of Colorado Denver FASFA Code: 004508

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 0-999

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