Wayne State College
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Online Criminal Justice Master's Degree

An affordable, online master's degree in Criminal Justice Administration and Management (MSOM).

The Criminal Justice Master's Program at Wayne State

The criminal justice administration and management master's degree program is designed for for those who want to enter or advance in the field of criminal justice. The field of criminal justice is growing, not just in the number of jobs and salaries, but in the variety of positions from which to choose.  At the same time, competition for jobs can be fierce. A criminal justice master's degree will give you a competitive edge, whether you plan to enhance your career, teach, or pursue a doctorate.

In the online criminal justice master's degree program at Wayne State, you'll develop the problem-solving skills needed for roles in government, nonprofit organizations, community advocacy, or in federal agencies. In your coursework, you will apply principles of leadership in organizational settings, learn theories of criminal behavior, and gain an informed perspective on topics such as youth and crime, the judicial system, cybercrime, and more. Best of all, this 36-credit hour program is offered in a convenient online format designed for the busy working professional.

Program of Study

online criminal justice master's degree fact sheet


Fast Facts

Degree offered: MSOM (Master of Science in Organizational Management/Criminal Justice Administration and Management)

Hours required: 36

Cost: $380/credit hour

Delivery Method: Online

School: Science, Health, and Criminal Justice

Department: Criminal Justice


Questions? Contact:

Dawn Hirschman
Assistant to the Dean
School of Science, Health, and Criminal Justice
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 402-375-7292

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