At South College, our Master of Science in Criminal Justice degree programs are available entirely online, so that you can further develop your knowledge and skills in criminal justice at your convenience. Earn your Master of Science in Criminal Justice degree with a Concentration in Public Administration online from South College and start working to advance your career in criminal justice and public administration today!
12 months for full-time students
Available for qualified applicants
Earn a Master of Science in Criminal Justice online!
Financial aid, offered in a variety of government, state, and local programs, grants and scholarships—like Tennessee Promise, Tennessee Reconnect, South College Promise and others—is available to those who qualify. To learn more about financial aid options available for students in our online criminal justice programs, contact a member of our admissions team today.
In our Master of Science in Criminal Justice degree program, you’ll work to develop skills that can expand opportunities within criminal justice and the legal system, including positions such as criminal intelligence analyst, emergency management director, criminal justice division director, program coordinator, court administrator, warden, police chief, and law enforcement administrator. The Public Administration concentration in our master’s program can help prepare you for leadership positions in the public sector and public safety agencies, with an emphasis on developing skills such as budgeting, grant writing, and strategic planning and assessment.
Looking for a program that provides the opportunity to develop a strong foundation in criminal justice coupled with public administration knowledge needed to manage and lead a 21st century agency? Discover the Master of Science in Criminal Justice with a Concentration in Public Administration program at South College. The criminal justice master’s degree program with a concentration in public administration is designed to help you develop the knowledge and skills needed for the effective and efficient administration and management of public sector organizations and agencies with a public safety, homeland security or social service focus. This fast-paced program is also completely online, allowing you the freedom to maintain your full-time job while you work toward your criminal justice master’s degree.
South College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award degrees at the doctorate, educational specialist, master’s, baccalaureate, and associate levels, as well as certificates. Questions about the accreditation of South College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (www.sacscoc.org).