Master of Science in Criminal Justice


This program is entirely web-based, using Blackboard as its instructional platform

In addition to meeting the university-wide requirements for all Master's degree programs found in this catalog, all students must (1) complete the required core (12 SCH);(2) complete an appropriate number of electives, and (3) successfully complete the comprehensive examination.

Core Courses

  • CJ 5315, Seminar on Courts and Judiciary
  • CJ 5318, Seminar in Criminal Justice Theory
  • CJ 5325, Graduate Seminar
  • CJ 5334, Methods of Social Research

Elective Courses

All other CJ Graduate level courses are considered electives for this degree. For a list of available courses please go to: Graduate Courses

Graduate-level courses from other disciplines are available upon approval of the Graduate Coordinator. A maximum of 12 sch credit hours from any other university or department at Sul Ross State University will be applied to the graduate degree plan.

Degree Plans