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A Master of Science in Criminal Justice will shape you into the hero your community needs.

With the NSU edge, you can learn the ins and outs of the criminal justice system. Get trained through an interdisciplinary focus in an online environment. Discover your niche through our core curriculum and specialty concentrations, and make the world a safer place.

We proudly offer the Valor Award 20% Scholarship for law enforcement officials, veterans, military and first responders.

Who Should Apply

  • Individuals seeking careers in State Law Enforcement: Police Officer, County Sheriff/Deputy Sheriff, State Trooper/Highway Patrol Officer, Canine Officer/K9 Handler
  • Individuals seeking careers in Environmental Law Enforcement: Game Warden/Conservation Officer, Animal Cruelty Investigator, Park Ranger
  • Individuals seeking careers in Federal Law Enforcement Detective, FBI Special Agent, DEA Agent, Secret Service Special Agent, ICE Special Agent, Federal Air Marshal
  • Individuals seeking careers in Specialty Law Enforcement: Correctional Officer, Correctional Counselor, Parole Officer, Legal Assistant or Legal Researcher, Bailiff, Pretrial Officer, Loss Prevention Officer/Loss Prevention Manager, Bounty Hunter/Bail Enforcement Agent, Public Safety Officer, Community Liaison

Take the next steps to success. Apply for NSU’s Master of Science in Criminal Justice.

Quick Facts

Tuition for the degree program is $810 per credit hour. Financial aid options are available for qualifying students.
NSU’s M.S. in Criminal Justice program is 30 total credits to complete.
Delivery Options
Coursework for the Master of Science in Criminal Justice is conducted entirely online, allowing you to earn your degree without work disruption or long commutes.
Application Deadlines
Applications for admission are accepted online and on a rolling basis throughout the calendar year.

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