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Criminal Justice, Administration of Justice Concentration, MS


Department: Criminal Justice 

The Administration of Justice concentration focuses on the organizational structure of criminal justice agencies and their jurisdictional authority on the local, state and federal levels. It also examines issues relevant to administrators of criminal justice agencies, including organization and planning, leadership, conflict management, and problem solving.

Admission Requirements


  • A minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 based upon four years of course work
  • A composite score of 1000 on the quantitative and verbal parts of the GRE General Test if taken before August 1, 2011 or a comparable composite score on the quantitative and verbal parts of the GRE General Test if taken on or after August 1, 2011
  • Three appropriate letters of recommendation
  • Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate course work

Bridgewater State University offers students enrolled in the BS in Criminal Justice program the opportunity for early acceptance into the MS program. Click here  for more information about the early acceptance program.

For more information, contact the program coordinator.

Program of Study


Exit requirement (6 credits)


 Students may select a thesis or non-thesis option.

Thesis option


Total minimum credits: 33