Lasell College

Online Programs

Master of Science in in Criminal Justice: Homeland Security and Global Justice

Address:

1844 Commonwealth Avenue

Newton, MA 02466

United States

Phone:

1-617-243-2400

Fax:

1-617-243-2450

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in in Criminal Justice: Homeland Security and Global Justice

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Master of Science in Criminal Justice with a concentration in Homeland Security and Global Justice prepares students to be able to handle threats to public security while giving them a foundation in terrorism studies, law and policy, and security. In the program, students will also learn to analyze crime and criminal justice systems in selected countries and cultures. Students completing Lasell College's Master of Science in Criminal Justice with a concentration in Homeland Security and Global Justice can go on to pursue careers as federal and local law enforcement officers and investigators, military supervisors and investigators, international and human rights organization workers and advocates, private detectives and investigators.

The 36 credits of coursework includes:

  • 21 credits of the core M.S. in Criminal Justice curriculum
  • 9 credits of Homeland Security and Global Justice courses – Terrorism and Homeland Security, Transnational Crime, and Cybercrime and Data Security
  • 6 credits of electives in relevant subject areas

Accreditation:

Lasell College is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and the Massachusetts Board of Higher Education (Criminal Justice program).

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: No

# of Credits Required: 36

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 600 USD

Classification: Baccalaureate/Associate's College

Loans Offered: Students may apply for student loan resources by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and the Lasell College Graduate Student Application for Aid. School FAFSA code 002158.

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 0-999