Master of Science in Criminal Justice

Master of Science

The Master of Science in Criminal Justice prepares students for roles in a variety of fields within criminal justice. Despite the broad spectrum of careers within the profession, success and leadership is predicated on an individual’s verbal and written mastery of the concepts, principles and functions involved in criminal justice. This degree focuses on preparing the student with dynamic and innovative approaches to issues facing the criminal justice professional. Lynn University’s South Florida location typifies the experiences of modern criminal justice agencies in diverse, densely populated urban centers. Using this laboratory for learning, expert faculty challenge graduate students to examine a broad spectrum of issues confronting individuals in the modern criminal justice environment. The program is offered exclusively online.

Completion requirements

Students must:

  • Complete the degree curriculum in four calendar years from the date of the initial registration or be held to any new degree requirements.
  • Maintain a cumulative 3.0 GPA and achieve a C (2.0) grade or higher in each course.