Walden University

Ph.D. in Criminal Justice - Justice Administration


650 South Exeter Street

Baltimore, MD 21202

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D. in Criminal Justice - Justice Administration

Format: Online

Program Description:

Whether you aspire to be a leader or a teacher in the criminal justice arena, Walden University’s PhD in Criminal Justice program can prepare you with the skills you need for career advancement. Benefit from the expertise of seasoned, doctoral-level teaching faculty as you explore contemporary criminal justice theory and practice as well as the latest trends and issues facing the field today. Choose from a range of specializations to align your program of study with your professional objectives. Reach a significant milestone in your career as you earn one of the most highly respected degrees in the criminal justice profession and prepare to lead change in the communities and organizations you serve.

Specializations (in addition to the General Program)

  • Emergency Management
  • Global Leadership
  • Homeland Security Policy and Coordination
  • Justice Administration
  • Law and Public Policy
  • Online Teaching in Higher Education
  • Public Management and Leadership


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

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 40,000+