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Master of Science in Correctional & Juvenile Justice Studies

Eastern Kentucky University



The online Master's Degree in Correctional/Juvenile Justice Studies from Eastern Kentucky University enables students with advanced knowledge and increased opportunities for advancement.

As the fields of adult corrections and juvenile justice continue to achieve greater levels of professionalism, agencies are increasing the emphasis on hiring and promoting educated staff. Unlike a general criminal justice degree, the master's program in Correctional/Juvenile Justice Studies is devoted exclusively to the areas of adult corrections or juvenile justice. Course work is focused on current issues in the field and addresses challenges faced in the work place. Credits to Complete: 30; 8 weeks; 6 starts per year.

All students must have a bachelor's degree from an accredited university with a GPA of at least 3.0 overall or in the last 60 hours to apply to this program.

Accreditation Information

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

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