Fairmont State University

School of Graduate Studies

Criminal Justice


1201 Locust Avenue

Fairmont, WV 26554

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Criminal Justice

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Science in Criminal Justice program focuses on the criminal justice system, its organizational components and processes and its legal and public policy contexts. The program includes instruction in criminal law and policy, police and correctional systems organization, the administration of justice and the judiciary, and public attitudes regarding a wide range of criminal justice issues. The program will provide students with advanced theoretical, legal, and methodological training for research, teaching, management and administrative careers in local, state, and federal agencies.


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

Facts & Figures

Classification: Baccalaureate College—General

Locale: Fringe Town

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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