The College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences offers students a traditional liberal education to meet the needs of the 21st century, allowing them to compete for a variety of careers in an increasingly complex and evolving world.

Master of Science in Criminal Justice


We’re glad there are people like you in the world. Welcome to a Criminal Justice program that is committed to arming you with the knowledge and skills to make a difference in and through our justice system. 

Criminal Justice
This program explores a detailed analysis of our criminal justice system. On that foundation of knowledge we build a management model that provides you with the ethical framework and skills to apply to law enforcement, security, corrections and juvenile justice. 
MS Criminal Justice - Plan of Study

The Outreach Program paralegal certificate courses offered at Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, are not ABA-approved. Paralegals may not provide legal services directly to the public, except as permitted by law. Alabama law prohibits the practice of law by non-lawyers, including legal assistants/paralegals.

For more information, please contact the faculty and staff of the Department of Criminal Justice.