Welcome to the Online Master of Science
Criminal Justice Management and Program Planning Program
at Youngstown State University
The online Criminal Justice Master's degree program with management and program planning track, focuses on developing the fundamental critical thinking skills used for leadership, organizational evaluation and academic research. The program specifically targets individuals seeking an evidence-based approach to criminal justice management or preparing for graduate study at the doctoral level. The online criminal justice degree program requires two courses a semester in an asynchronous format, which affords students the opportunity to participate in a quality yet flexible program while working full or part time. Enrollment in one summer of courses is expected, and a thesis is required of all students in this track.
Value Colleges ranks Youngstown State University’s online master’s degree in Criminal Justice as one of the 50 best in the nation.
The rating is based on U.S. News and World Report’s 2016 rankings, PayScale’s College ROI Report and actual tuition reported on schools’ websites.
Click below to request additional information and to learn more about YSU's online Master's in Criminal Justice degree program.
- Online Master's in Criminal Justice Admissions Information
- Online Master's in Criminal Justice Curriculum
- Course Rotation
- Course Descriptions
- On-Campus Criminal Justice Program Website
- Accommodation for Students with Disabilities