Master of Science in Criminal Justice 1 Year program
University of Cincinnati

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Program Information
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.
AccreditationNorth Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
RequirementsStudents must hold a Bachelors degree from an accredited institution.
On Campus RequirementNone.
Delivery FormatAvailable entirely online. Asynchronous communication: web-based classrooms, e-mail, chat rooms and forums, and bulletin boards. Course material may be supplemented with VHS, CD-ROMs, and DVDs.
Education LevelMaster
Cost Per CreditVaries per degree. Please contact school for degree specifcs.