Gain a competitive edge in the criminal justice field. Whether you want to advance your career, teach, apply to law school, or pursue a doctorate, Meredith’s program will prepare you to succeed. And because all classes are offered online, you can continue to work full-time while earning your degree.
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Advance your criminal justice career through this online program that prepares you for administrative and leadership positions.
36-hour master’s degree
Criminal Justice Graduate Certificate
Gain more skills and knowledge to further your career in the criminal justice sector
Criminal Justice and Substance Use Disorder Certificate
Learn to deal effectively with issues around substance use disorder, trauma, and mental illness
At Meredith, you'll benefit from our strong reputation in criminology and sociology, our connections with professionals on every level, and our deep commitment to improving the lives of others.
Meredith’s criminal justice programs are suitable for those who are already working in the field as well as those who are pursuing nontraditional pathways to corrections and criminal justice.
Applications to the Master of Arts in Criminal Justice, Criminal Justice Graduate Certificate, and Criminal Justice and Substance Use Disorder Certificate for students starting in Fall 2020 are now being accepted. Program approval pending by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.