M.A. in Criminal Justice - Intelligence Analyst Track (CJ.IA.MA)

Requirements (30 credits)
AN/GO-524Introduction to Geographical Information Systems (GIS)3
CJ-525Applied Data Analysis in Criminal Justice3
CJ-545Seminar: Ethics, Law, and Society3
CJ-621Fundamentals of Intelligence Analysis3
CJ-622Advanced Issues in Intelligence3
CJ-636Structured Analytic Techniques3
CJ-695Knowledge into Practice: Criminal Justice Capstone Course3
HLS-602Theoretical Approaches to Homeland Security3
Select 3 credits from CJ-5xx+ or HLS-5xx+3
Total Credits30

The admission requirements will be the same for the CJ in MA program, including the two existing Tracks (HLS and Leadership):

  • Possession of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum 2.75 overall GPA and a minimum 3.0 GPA in the undergraduate major.
  • Two letters of recommendation for graduate study.
  • Personal essay of 250-300 words that describes your preparation for study in the program and personal objectives for graduate study in criminal justice.