Armstrong Online


Master of Science in Criminal Justice Online Degree Program

About Our Online Master of Science in Criminal Justice

Format: Online

Armstrong State University's Online Master's degree in Criminal Justice provides qualified professionals in criminal justice for southeast Georgia and the nation. The program prepares graduates with:

  • Sophisticated knowledge of the criminal justice system and understanding of the administration of individual criminal justice agencies
  • Skills to apply advanced research methodology to collect, analyze, synthesize, and report information and empirical data
  • Sensitivity prerequisite to ethical practice and professionalism as a criminal justice practitioner

Armstrong Edge

The Master of Science in Criminal Justice at Armstrong is the only fully online graduate program in criminal justice in Georgia. Armstrong offers a comfortable, friendly university setting with emphasis on small class sizes and personalized instruction. The Criminal Justice Program is housed in the Department of Criminal Justice, Social and Political Science within University Hall, in the same building with the Law Enforcement Training Center (Regional Police Academy) and across the street from the regional office of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and State Crime Lab. A modern library supports the programs of the department.


Armstrong is authorized to offer online programs in many states. Authorization is currently pending in additional states as Armstrong continues to research and respond to the requirements for each state. For information regarding state authorization, please contact Ms. Marsha Miller in the Office of Online & Blended Learning by email at or 912.344.3354.


Format Online
Credits Required 36
Tuition per credit hour
(not including fees)
Financial Aid  

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