About the Master's in Criminal Justice Studies
Advance your career in criminal justice with an online master’s degree.
The criminal justice system plays a crucial role in any society governed by the rule of law. A master’s degree in criminal justice studies from PennWest California places you at the forefront of this discipline, whether your career path is focused on law enforcement, criminal investigations, threat assessment, national security or another related field.
Students in PennWest California’s online criminal justice graduate programs build a strong base of theoretical knowledge and research skills, which they learn to apply in real-world settings within one of these areas of concentration:
Fulfill your own potential as you learn from top criminal justice experts.
The online master’s in criminal justice programs at PennWest California have been developed with input from pioneers in the fields of applied criminology and forensic linguistics, including experts from the FBI Academy at Quantico, Va.
In both concentrations, faculty with extensive real-world experience encourage in-depth analysis of significant issues, thoughtful examination of policies and practices, and practical application of professional skills.