Loyola University New Orleans Online

Master of Criminal Justice


Loyola University New Orleans

Campus Box 67, 6363 St. Charles Ave.

New Orleans, LA 70118

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Criminal Justice

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The fields of criminal justice and private security are the fastest growing areas in terms of employment in the new millennium, and an advanced degree is fast becoming a necessity for most careers in criminal justice, both in the public and private sectors. The MCJ is offered in response to the growing need for professionally trained public and private criminal justice administrators, planners and researchers as well as professionals in the field of private security.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)

International Student Requirements:

Master of Criminal Justice Admission Requirements A completed Application for MCJ Admission; $20 application fee (application fee waived if on-line application A bachelor’s degree and a record of academic achievement from an accredited college or university; An official transcript from each institution attended sent directly to the appropriate admissions office. For transcripts other than English, please provide a certified English translation with an explanation of the grading system; Satisfactory scores on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE); Three letters of recommendation from persons knowledgeable about the applicant’s aptitude for graduate work, such as former professors or master’s prepared supervisors; A resume of professional work experience A statement of educational goals that addresses the following points: How do you think the MCJ degree will enhance your professional development?, and; What expectations do you hope to realize by earning the degree? ub

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Loans Offered: The Rebuild Louisiana Student Financial Assistance Program, Federal financial aid, private loans, employer-sponsored tuition reimbursement and monthly tuition payment plans are available.

Locale: Midsize City

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