New Mexico State University

Criminal Justice

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This program prepares students for doctoral studies in criminal justice or related social sciences or for administrative and policy making positions in law enforcement, court, and correctional agencies. Two routes are offered to students of the masters degree: Comprehensive Exams and Thesis. The program is available fully on-campus and online. Online students are only able to complete the Comprehensive Exams option.

For more information on how to apply for the WRGP resident tuition rate for this program, please contact:

Dr. Francisco Alatorre
Associate Professor
MCJ Director
Dept. of Criminal Justice
New Mexico State University
Box 30001, MSC 3487
Las Cruces, NM 88003-8001
(575) 646-5159

Degrees Available