The Master of Arts in Criminal Justice at MSU Texas is designed to prepare students in conducting research and participating actively in the development of knowledge in the areas of criminological theory, crime control, and correctional and police administration. The curriculum has the breadth and depth to fulfill these various interests. Students wanting careers in law enforcement, corrections, or rehabilitation, or students who wish to pursue a deeper understanding of crime and the criminal justice system should confer with the graduate coordinator to develop a combination of elective courses that will support their particular career interests.

Master of Arts in Criminal Justice

Application Requirements
All application requirements must be submitted to the Office of Admissions.
• McAda Graduate School Application
     » Summer 2022
     » Fall 2022
     » Spring 2023
Departmental Application
• Official Transcripts
• Letters of Recommendation (3)
• Personal Statement

Delivery Method
• Online*

Graduate Coordinator
Dr. Laura Fidelie


*Online programs may not meet the necessary criteria for an F1 visa.