You’re a busy professional. You don’t have time to spend years pursuing a graduate degree.

Only Delaware Valley University offers the M.A. in Criminal Justice degree you need.  Our accelerated format is perfect for your busy schedule and can provide you with the opportunity to earn your masters in as little as 5 semesters.

  • Hybrid Model: 50% of classes are face to face and 50% of classes are online to accommodate your busy schedule
  • Cohort structure: to provide built-in-support and professional networking
  • Practitioner based training: featuring faculty who are senior leaders and administrators currently working in the criminal justice field
  • Competitive tuition rates: tuition discounts for professional partnerships, county employees, and cohorts from the same organization
  • No admissions testing

The field of criminal justice is changing fast. The DelVal M.A. in Criminal Justice degree is designed to address a wide variety of high level criminal justice issues so that no matter what sector you plan to pursue or advance in, you will be prepared to take informed and thoughtful action as a police officer, administrator, investigator, probation officer, scholar, teacher and more in the criminal justice system.

Contact Information

Danielle Pedrotty, Administrative Director

Explore our curriculum

Our core curriculum of ten required courses is thoughtfully designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to start or advance in a variety of career paths within the field of criminal justice.

Our hybrid program

We know that you have a demanding schedule. That's why we offer a mix of online and on campus classes every semester to fit your needs. In class or on the computer, you can get the education you need to get the promotion you want!

Tuition Discount

Tuition discounts up to 10% for professional partnerships, county employees, and cohorts from the same organization might apply.