Recommended Master of Art in Criminal Justice Plan of Study (Fully Online)

For students who enrolled during or after Fall 2020

 Required Classes (if starting the program in fall of an even year)Required Classes (if starting the program in spring of an odd year)
Year 1 (1st Semester)
9 hours
CRIJ 6321 Research Methods I
CRIJ 6315 History of Criminal Justice
CRIJ 6330 Criminological Theory
FALL EVEN
CRIJ 6332 Administration & Budgets
CRIJ 6300 Special Topics*
CRIJ 6310 American Corrections*
SPRING ODD
Year 1 (2nd Semester)
12 hours
CRIJ 6322 Research Methods II
CRIJ 6332 Administration & Budgets
CRIJ 6300 Special Topics
CRIJ 6310 American Corrections*
SPRING ODD
CRIJ 6321 Research Methods I
CRIJ 6314 Advanced Ethics of Social Control
CRIJ 6311 American Courts*
CRIJ 6312 American Policing*
FALL ODD
Year 2 (3rd Semester)
9 or 12 hours
CRIJ 6314 Advanced Ethics of Social Control
CRIJ 6311 American Courts*
CRIJ 6312 American Policing*
CRIJ 6308 Master’s Thesis*
FALL ODD
CRIJ 6322 Research Methods II
CRIJ 6316 Race, Gender, and Justice
CRIJ 6317 White Collar Crime
CRIJ 6313 Advanced Crime on the Dark Web*
CRIJ 6308 Master’s Thesis*
SPRING EVEN
Year 2 (4th Semester)
6 or 9 hours
CRIJ 6316 Race, Gender, and Justice
CRIJ 6317 White Collar Crime
CRIJ 6313 Advanced Crime on the Dark Web*
CRIJ 6309 Master’s Thesis*
SPRING EVEN
CRIJ 6315 History of Criminal Justice
CRIJ 6330 Criminological Theory
CRIJ 6309 Master’s Thesis*
FALL EVEN
Total of 39 hours  *Indicates elective choices that will vary depending on thesis/non-thesis track  *Indicates elective choices that will vary depending on thesis/non-thesis track 

 

 Required Classes (if starting the program in fall of an odd year)Required Classes (if starting the program in spring of an even year)
Year 1 (1st Semester)
9 or 12 hours
CRIJ 6321 Research Methods I
CRIJ 6314 Advanced Ethics of Social Control
CRIJ 6311 American Courts*
CRIJ 6312 American Policing*
FALL ODD
CRIJ 6316 Race, Gender, and Justice
CRIJ 6317 White Collar Crime
CRIJ 6313 Advanced Crime on the Dark Web*
SPRING EVEN
Year 1 (2nd Semester)
12 hours
CRIJ 6322 Research Methods II
CRIJ 6316 Race, Gender, and Justice
CRIJ 6317 White Collar Crime
CRIJ 6313 Advanced Crime on the Dark Web*
CRIJ 6308 Master’s Thesis*
SPRING EVEN
CRIJ 6321 Research Methods I
CRIJ 6315 History of Criminal Justice
CRIJ 6330 Criminological Theory
FALL EVEN
Year 2 (3rd Semester)
9 or 12 hours)
CRIJ 6315 History of Criminal Justice
CRIJ 6330 Criminological Theory
CRIJ 6308 Master’s Thesis*
FALL EVEN
CRIJ 6322 Research Methods II
CRIJ 6332 Administration & Budgets
CRIJ 6300 Special Topics*
CRIJ 6310 American Corrections*
CRIJ 6308 Master’s Thesis*
SPRING ODD
Year 2 (4th Semester)
9 hours
CRIJ 6332 Administration & Budgets
CRIJ 6300 Special Topics*
CRIJ 6310 American Corrections*
CRIJ 6309 Master’s Thesis*
SPRING ODD
CRIJ 6314 Advanced Ethics of Social Control
CRIJ 6311 American Courts*
CRIJ 6312 American Policing*
CRIJ 6309 Master’s Thesis*
FALL ODD
Total of 36 hours  *Indicates elective choices that will vary depending on thesis/non-thesis track  *Indicates elective choices that will vary depending on thesis/non-thesis track