University of Cincinnati

Master of Science in Criminal Justice 1 Year program


Off-site Admissions Center, P.O. Box 691629

Orlando, OK 32869-9916

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Criminal Justice 1 Year program

Format: Online

Program Description:

This distance learning degree program fits within your busy schedule, letting you complete your degree in as little as one year with our full-time online program. The goal of the Master of Science in Criminal Justice curriculum is to prepare criminal justice professionals to respond to emerging trends, assume leadership roles, and have an applied base of knowledge. This 48-credit program is comprised of eight quarters of study and can be completed in one year via full-time study. Coursework is organized into four areas: theory, administration and policy, research, and special topics. In addition to content-based courses, students will complete a demonstration project that will allow them to apply their course knowledge to real world policy issues. You will complete coursework and interact with instructors and peers through an innovative distance learning format and are not required to come to the University of Cincinnati campus.


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

Eligibility Requirements:

Students must hold a Bachelors degree from an accredited institution.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: A range of financial assistance programs from government and private institutions are available to help you afford your educational goals. The University of Cincinnati participates in Federal Title IV funding such as Stafford guaranteed student loans.

Locale: Large City

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