Our MS in Criminal Justice program with a Concentration in Computer Forensic can help you establish a strong foundation and broaden your career opportunities in criminal justice. You can also work to gain the technological understanding and investigative skills to apply forensics techniques to modern computer crimes like hacking, online identity theft, cyberstalking, and cyberterrorism. We can also help you to enhance your communication, critical thinking, and decision-making skills to prepare for the challenging cases you’ll face in the field.
12 months (Full-Time)
Available for qualified applicants
Earn your master’s degree online
Financial aid, offered through 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 the financing options available to help you pursue a master’s degree in criminal justice, contact us today.
With a Master of Science in Criminal Justice degree from South College, you’ll develop skills that can open doors to professional opportunities within the criminal justice and the legal system, including positions such as detective, police officer, sheriff’s deputy, in-house criminal investigator, fraud investigator, and more. There are many diverse opportunities within the criminal justice field.
Our criminal justice classes provide a personalized learning experience where you can join group discussions, ask questions, interact one-on-one with instructors, and gain valuable insights into the practical application of what you’re studying. Taught by instructors with real-world expertise, this fast-paced program is offered 100% online. This format gives you the freedom to maintain your full-time job while you work toward your criminal justice master’s degree, taking no more than two classes at a time. After completing this master’s program, you will have worked to develop the knowledge to conduct lawful, ethical, and effective digital investigations and expand your potential for impact on your community in possible professional positions such as a detective, police officer, criminal investigator, sheriff’s deputy, or other criminal justice professional.
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).