Master of Arts in Criminal Justice

The Criminal Justice Graduate Program at Mount Mercy University refine student’s ability to be critical thinkers, ethical problem solvers, effective communicators, and evaluators of criminal justice policies and programs.

Students are challenged to address social needs and to work to achieve fair, ethical, and responsible justice with a focus on communities and preventive and proactive interventions.

Graduates of the Criminal Justice graduate program at Mount Mercy University will be leaders and visionaries within social service agencies and their communities as they work to advance the cause of social justice. 

 Program Features

    • 18 month program
    • $445 per credit hour (33 credit hour program)
    • Non-thesis Capstone course
    • Individual program design - specialize in your area of interest
      • 9 credit hours may be taken within the MBA, MSL and/or MFT program
    • Accelerated course format with online and evening classes
    • No entrance exam requirements (i.e. GRE, GMAT)
    • Applications are accepted year-round
    • Start times in Fall and Spring