Public Administration and Criminal Justice Dual Degree MPA/MS

Program Type:
Online Master
College of Health and Public Affairs
Credits Required

The School of Public Administration and Department of Criminal Justice are pleased to announce a new dual degree program in which students earn both a Master of Public Administration and Master of Science in Criminal Justice. Students successfully completing the M.P.A. + M.S.CJ. dual degree program will have the skills and analytical techniques for careers in both criminal justice and public administration. After successful completion of the dual degree program, students will receive two diplomas, one for the MS in Criminal Justice and one for the Master of Public Administration.

The Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree is accredited by the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs and Administration (NASPAA) and nationally ranked by U.S. News and World Report.

Official catalog information including application deadlines, curriculum requirements and program restrictions can be found in the UCF Graduate Catalog. Not all elective options or program prerequisites may be offered online.

UCF is not authorized to provide online courses or instruction to students in some states. Refer to State Restrictions for current information.

Application Deadlines
Domestic International
Fall: Jul 15
Spring: Dec 1
Summer: Apr 15
Fall: Jan 1
Spring: Jul 1
Summer: Nov 1

Tuition & Fees


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