Lindenwood University

Master of Science in Criminal Justice Administration


209 S Kingshighway St

Saint Charles, MO 63301

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Criminal Justice Administration

Format: Online

Program Description:

Develop skills in the criminal justice field with the online Master of Science in criminal justice administration program from Lindenwood University. Designed for current professionals in the field, this program helps advance careers in the criminal justice system. Gain the knowledge needed for a successful criminal justice career at the local, state, and federal levels.

Our online master’s in criminal justice administration program focuses on advanced criminal justice topics such as criminal law and theory, organizational change, and global awareness. Explore ethics, constitutional law, leadership strategies, and more. Throughout the program, learn from faculty who are currently or formerly involved in the field.

By the end of the program, students will exhibit effective leadership, critical thinking, and decision-making skills to oversee a criminal justice organization. Through understanding the principles, concepts, and theories related to the ethical practice of criminal justice administration, students will also identify best practices and develop strategies to resolve issues in the workplace and manage diverse populations.

With an online master’s in criminal justice administration, graduates can work in the courts, corrections, or law enforcement. Some may even advance their career as a police officer, probation officer, or forensic science technician.


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

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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