Online Master's in Criminal Justice

Master of Science in Criminal Justice - General

Are you looking to advance your knowledge of law enforcement, corrections and the court systems? Career opportunities in the criminal justice field continue to rise, reports the Bureau of Labor Statistics.1 CTU’s Master of Science in Criminal Justice with a general track is designed to provide you with the opportunity to develop the leadership skills essential to policy development, planning and decision making in the criminal justice system. This versatile program focuses on criminal justice policy, leadership, ethical decision making, terrorism and Homeland Security management. Examine the current discipline of criminology, which includes victimology, crime prevention, juvenile justice, and other issues.

For the fifth year in a row, CTU ranked among the best online graduate criminal justice programs by U.S. News & World Report.*

* Several CTU programs are ranked among U.S. News & World Report’s 2019 best online programs list.
Relevant Institutional/Programmatic Accreditation
CTU is institutionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission


  • February 18, 2020
  • April 07, 2020
  • May 19, 2020



  • Online
  • Colorado Springs
  • Aurora (Denver Area)

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Classes start February 18, 2020!

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