This program of study is for students who have a master’s degree in criminal justice or a related field. You may also be eligible to choose the Fast Track Option, which allows you to earn your degree more quickly by taking additional courses per term.
This program of study is for students who have a master’s degree in a discipline other than criminal justice.
Note: Time to completion and cost are not estimates of individual experience and will vary based on individual factors applicable to the student. Factors may be programmatic or academic such as tuition and fee increases and/or the student’s transfer credits accepted by Walden; program or specialization changes; unsuccessful course completion; credit load per term; part-time vs. fulltime enrollment; writing, research and editing skills; use of external data for their doctoral study/dissertation; and individual progress in the program. Other factors may include personal issues such as the student’s employment obligations; care giving responsibilities or health issues; leaves of absence; or other personal circumstances.