Master's of Science in Management: Criminal Justice

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Prepare for a management or supervisory role in the criminal justice field.

Online Masters of Science in Management Criminal Justice
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Quick Facts

Total Program Credits:
54 Credits

Transfer Credits:
Transfer in up to 50% of the program
*Prior learning and work experience may count toward program credit

Program Length:
6 quarters full time
18 months with year-round classes

Employment Rate:
82% for 2012 - 2013
*Employment rate is for the Master's degree programs in Business Administration/Health Fitness Management/Management

Salary Range:
Full-time $20,000 - $82,600

The criminal justice emphasis within Globe University’s Master of Science in management program is designed for professionals wishing to excel in the field of criminal justice. The combination of management and criminal justice topics allows students to form a more comprehensive skill set.

As the criminal justice industry continues to advance, professionals enrolled in Globe University’s Master of Science in management – criminal justice emphasis will learn to be up-to-date on topics including critical criminal justice issues, budget and finance, public and media relations, emergency management and homeland security.

Graduates of the Master of Science in management – criminal justice emphasis may obtain leadership positions, such as:

  • Corrections officer supervisor
  • Probation officer
  • Supervisor

Master of Science in Management – Criminal Justice Emphasis Highlights

  • Complete your degree in as few as 18 months with full-time, year-round classes
  • Courses offered on campus and online
  • Receive credit for previous relevant work experience 

Admissions Process

Graduate admission decisions are made on the basis of several variables and after an interview with the program chair. An applicant eligible for the master's with criminal justice management emphasis will have a bachelor’s degree and professional experience in a criminal justice-related field.

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  • Case Studies in Critical Issues and Incidents in Criminal Justice

    Students learn critical issues and incidents in the criminal justice field. Students address issues in: citizen complaints, internal affairs, union negotiations, use of force incidents, debriefing tactics, deadly force encounters and other current related issues.

    Applications of Public and Media Relations in Criminal Justice

    In this course students explore effective and appropriate communication in the criminal justice field. Students will review or examine appropriate media relation and how/when it is appropriate to release information. Data privacy will be discussed and the legal ramifications of data privacy violations will be analyzed. This course will also expose students to proper community relations. Best practices for communicating with the public will be explored and addressed.

    Applications of Emergency Management and Homeland Security

    This course focuses on the issues and problems of emergency management. Students will learn about: the logistical planning of an emergency, managing high-stress environment, critical decision making and allocating resources for maximum benefit. Students will also explore proper responses to a terrorist event and will assess the Department of Homeland Security’s policies and practices in regards to national security incidents.

  • Here are a few examples of companies that have employed our graduates:

    Master of Science in Management Graduates Joly 1, 2010 – June 30, 2013

    1. Boston Scientific
    2. Chirapsia
    3. CustomerLink
    4. Globe University
    5. Minnesota Gastroenterology
    6. Minnesota School of Business
    7. Minnesota School of Cosmetology - Plymouth
    8. St. Cloud Hospital
    9. Terrybear, Inc.
    10. Thomson Reuters
    11. Wayzata High School
    12. Wells Fargo Bank - Severn, Maryland