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About the Program

  • Learn More About the Criminology MA Online Program

    Thirty semester hours are required for graduation from the MA in Criminology online program. 

    Required Courses

    • Criminological Theory
    • Proseminar
    • Research Methods
    • Legal Issues in Criminology
    • Organizational Dynamics within the Criminal Justice System
    • Quantitative Strategies for Analysis in Criminology
    • Ethical and Philosophical Issues in Criminology
    • Electives (Two are offered)
    • Synthesis Project

    Sample Elective Courses

    • Seminar in Contemporary Corrections
    • Seminar in Contemporary Juvenile Justice and Delinquency
    • Seminar in the Contemporary Judicial System
    • Cybercrime
    • Criminal Violence and Victimization
    • Seminar in Contemporary Policing
    • Crime and Delinquency Prevention Strategies