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You may have already received a homeland security/loss prevention/security management certification or an undergraduate criminal justice degree or you may just be looking for a career change. You can further your education in the fields of criminal justice, homeland security/emergency management or loss prevention/security management by earning a Master of Social Science degree at Mississippi College. You can continue to build a rewarding career in the federal, state or local government or the private sector with the help of our program’s comprehensive course curriculum and experienced, knowledgeable faculty.
Of all the colleges in Mississippi, few have an administration of justice program as impressive as Mississippi College’s, which covers everything from criminal justice to homeland security to loss prevention/security management studies. Students can complete this degree in one of two ways: the 30-hour Plan A (without teacher certification) or the 36-hour Plan B (with teacher certification). Both plans require coursework in history, political science or administration of justice and an oral and written exam. You can also choose to earn a 21-hour graduate certificate in homeland security or loss prevention/security management.
If you’re trying to decide which of these graduate options is right for you – a Master of Social Science degree or a certification – your advisor and the rest of the caring faculty at Mississippi College are waiting to help you decide.
Mississippi College understands that working adults are often juggling multiple responsibilities that include children, school activities, other extracurricular activities and more. We want to make education easier and more accessible for you. That is why our Master’s in Administration of Justice courses are offered in the daytime, evenings, and many are online.
If you are interested in criminal justice, homeland security or loss prevention/security management programs in Mississippi, please contact Mississippi College today about our Administration of Justice Master of Social Science program today.
Mississippi College partners with our students who have an interest in administration of justice degree jobs to successfully bridge their classroom experience with a career role through the use of our comprehensive career guidance resources.
Administration of justice careers span a wide range of duties in the field of criminal justice, including the following:
Those pursuing an administration of justice career path can take on a variety of roles that are critical in the preservation of laws and protection of citizens under the law. These jobs can include:
Administration of justice degree career outlook
The current outlook for administration of justice jobs shows an average administration of justice degree salary of $56,980.
For more about administration of justice degree career information, visit our Career Services department.
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