Online Degree Programs

Master in Criminal Justice Online

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UToledo’s Master of Criminal Justice online program provides students with a broad understanding of our nation’s criminal justice system. Students explore social control and the complex nature of crime, learn to critically assess criminal justice challenges, and develop the insight necessary to design meaningful solutions.

Graduates with an online criminal justice degree are well-prepared to pursue leadership roles in the field or to further their education through criminal justice doctoral studies.


The University of Toledo is a 4 year, public, regionally accredited university that has been serving students since 1872. As a student, you will enjoy: direct contact with your Success Coach and advisors, and interactive faculty to help you achieve your goals. UToledo also has many resources that a large institution offers such as; eTutoring, IT Help Desk, and eLibrary.


UToledo’s Master of Arts in Criminal Justice online program requires a minimum of 30 semester hours of core and elective coursework, plus the successful completion of a final thesis or comprehensive exam. Students should meet the director of the graduate program to develop an individualized plan of study.


The Master of Arts in Criminal Justice program is a post-professional degree designed for those already working in the criminal justice system or planning to pursue a Ph.D. in the field.

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Last Updated: 11/17/20