Degree Plan

Master of Arts in Criminal Justice

Required/Core Courses 24 SCH

  • CRIJ 6314 Advanced Ethics of Social Control
  • CRIJ 6315 History of Criminal Justice
  • CRIJ 6316 Race, Gender, and Justice
  • CRIJ 6317 White Collar Crime
  • CRIJ 6321 Research Methods I
  • CRIJ 6322 Research Methods II
  • CRIJ 6330 Criminological Theory
  • CRIJ 6332 Administration and Budgets

Elective Courses (Students must choose 12 semester hours)

  • CRIJ 6300 Selected Topics in Criminal Justice
  • CRIJ 6310 American Corrections
  • CRIJ 6311 American Courts
  • CRIJ 6312 American Policing
  • CRIJ 6313 Advanced Crime on the Dark Web
  • CRIJ 6308 Master’s Thesis*
  • CRIJ 6309 Master’s Thesis*

*Required for students on the thesis track (master’s thesis must equal 6 semester hours)