Criminal Justice: MCJ
from the Bulletin
Offered on campus or online, the Master of Criminal Justice program is designed for those who want to enter or advance in the field of criminal justice, or simply gain a deeper understanding of this fascinating discipline. A Master of Criminal Justice (MCJ) from Boston University’s Metropolitan College will give you a competitive edge whether you plan to enhance your career, teach, apply to law school, or pursue a doctorate. Degree candidates will take courses in which they will analyze criminal behavior, apply principles of leadership in organizational settings, learn theories of social control, and gain an informed perspective of law enforcement, the judicial system, and corrections. Ever-evolving and often misunderstood, crime and justice are central to the moral fabric and social cohesion of society.