MS in Criminal Justice - Terrorism, Mediation, and Peace
Aspiring leaders in the areas of anti-terrorism legislation, policy development, and prevention could prepare to pursue their professional goals when they enroll in Walden University's Master of Science in Criminal Justice program with a specialization in Terrorism, Mediation, and Peace. Continue reading for more information about this online program.
Official Program Name:
Master of Science in Criminal Justice with a specialization in Terrorism, Mediation, and Peace
School Offering Program:
Walden University's Master of Science in Criminal Justice program with a specialization in Terrorism, Mediation, and Peace combines a core curriculum in criminal behavior, leadership theories, and social justice with coursework focusing on public policies and preventive measures relating to national and international terrorism. Topics addressed in specialization courses include details of the U.S.A. Patriot Act and its impact on constitutional freedoms, trauma management, stress management, disaster intervention practices, public safety techniques, and psychological behaviors and influences of those involved in terrorism. The program also addresses research methods, ethics, modern crimes and solutions, communication techniques, and victim resources.
Walden University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association, www.ncahlc.org.
Estimated Program Length:
Less than two years: Time to completion varies by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred, if applicable. Personalized estimates of time to completion can be discussed with Walden University enrollment advisors.
Total Credits Required:
61 credit hours
Financial Aid Available:
Walden University offers a number of financial aid opportunities including scholarships, fellowships, and employer tuition reimbursement for those who qualify. Enrollment advisors can also assist with federal aid, private loans, veteran benefits, and other opportunities.
Courses for a Master of Science in Criminal Justice with a specialization in Terrorism, Mediation, and Peace:
Degree program curriculum and credits are subject to change. Contact Walden University for the most current information before enrolling in a program.
Courses are delivered in sequence.
|Foundations of Graduate Study||1|
|Controversies in Criminal Justice||5|
|Organizational Management and Leadership||5|
|Criminal Justice Research||5|
|Ethics and Social Justice||5|
|Technological Solutions and 21st Century Crime||5|
|Public Policy Implications of Terrorism Legislation and Policies||5|
|Disaster, Crisis, and Trauma||5|
|Psychology of Terrorism||5|
Upon completion of Walden University's Master of Science in Criminal Justice program with a specialization in Terrorism, Mediation, and Peace, graduates could be prepared to assume management or supervisory roles in their chosen careers. They could work for law enforcement organizations, government agencies, security firms, private corporations, or state or federal legislative offices.
Careers that program graduates may seek include:
- Public Safety Director
- Emergency Planning Manager
- National Security Policy Analyst
Tuition, Financial Aid & Start Dates
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