Keiser University

Criminal Justice, MACJ

Program Objectives

Keiser University’s MACJ program enables students to contribute to the criminal justice profession and fosters independent learning. Upon completion of this program, students are able to:

Courses

Prerequisites for Major Courses

Program Outline

To receive a Master of Arts in Criminal Justice degree, students must earn 36 graduate semester credit hours. Thirty of the program hours must be completed through Keiser University. Program requirements are as follows:

Master of Arts in Criminal Justice Major Courses ( 36.0 credit hours )
Seminar in Criminal Justice ( Prerequisite course ) 3.0 credit hours
Seminar in Law Enforcement 3.0 credit hours
Seminar in Court Systems 3.0 credit hours
Seminar in Correctional Systems 3.0 credit hours
Theory in Criminology and Criminal Justice 3.0 credit hours
Management and Administration of CJ 3.0 credit hours
Professionalism and Ethics in CJ 3.0 credit hours
Juvenile Justice 3.0 credit hours
Gender, Race and Crime 3.0 credit hours
Research Methods in CJ 3.0 credit hours
Capstone: Criminal Justice Thesis Part I 3.0 credit hours
Capstone: Criminal Justice Thesis Part II ( Taken in last term ) 3.0 credit hours

Residency

Dissertation

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