Names Top Master's in Criminal Justice Programs for 2019

SEATTLE, Jan. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --, a trusted source for unbiased college rankings and higher education planning, announced the release of their Best Online Master's in Criminal Justice Programs for 2019. The research identifies the top programs in the nation based on curriculum quality, program flexibility, affordability, and graduate outcomes.

In addition to insights gained from industry professionals, leveraged an exclusive data set comprised of interviews and surveys from current students and alumni. Each online degree program was analyzed with only 50 making it to the final list. The methodology incorporates the most recent data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and statistical data from the National Center for Education Statistics. Most importantly, only programs from accredited nonprofit institutions were eligible.

"Professionals with a master's in criminal justice can distinguish themselves as leading experts in the field," says Barbara Montgomery, Program Recognition Manager. Students who pursue a master's in criminal justice can gain employment as corrections managers, FBI agents, forensic accountants, forensic psychologists, paralegals and more. The steady job growth in this market is just one of the many reasons researched, analyzed, and ranked the Top Master's in Criminal Justice programs. To access the complete ranking, please visit

2019 Best Master's in Criminal Justice Degree Programs (in alphabetical order):

Albany State University
Angelo State University
Arizona State University
Bethune Cookman University
Boston University
Bowling Green State University
California State University - Long Beach
California State University - San Bernardino
City University of New York
Colorado State University-Global Campus
Concordia University - St. Paul
East Carolina University
Excelsior College
Florida Atlantic University
Florida International University
Florida State University
Fort Hays State University
Johnson & Wales University
Lamar University
Lewis University
Liberty University
Lincoln Memorial University
Loyola University New Orleans
Michigan State University
Missouri State University
Northeastern University
Nova Southeastern University
Saint Joseph's University
Sam Houston State University
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
Tarleton State University
Texas Christian University
University of Arkansas at Little Rock
University of Central Florida
University of Central Missouri
University of Cincinnati
University of Colorado Denver
University of Louisville
University of Massachusetts Lowell
University of Nebraska Omaha
University of New Haven
University of North Texas
University of Oklahoma
University of the Cumberlands
University of West Florida
University of Wisconsin - Platteville
Webster University
William Carey University
Xavier University
Youngstown State University

About provides proprietary and unbiased research to help students discover their options for the best graduate programs. The organization aims to inspire students to think big and make an impact in society through the pursuit of higher education. With user-friendly guides and hundreds of program rankings, enables students to make informed decisions about earning a master's degree online.