Master of Science in Criminal Justice Ranks Top 5


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U.S. News and World Report recently released its “2017 Best Online Programs” rankings, and the University of Oklahoma MSCJ program was ranked #5 for “Best Online Criminal Justice Programs (and Criminology).” Sixty schools were included in the rankings.

A number of factors were considered, including admissions selectivity, faculty credentials, and academic and career support services offered to students.

“Programs that incorporate diverse online learning technologies allow greater flexibility for students to take classes from a distance,” U.S. News and World Report states. “Outside of classes, strong support structures provide learning assistance, career guidance and financial aid resources commensurate with quality campus-based programs.”

OU also ranked #2 among best online programs for veterans and #3 among best online programs.

Learn more about OU’s online programs or see the full list of programs that ranked in the 2017 U.S. News Best Online Programs list.

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Tami Althoff

Tami Althoff holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism. She is a reporter with more than 20 years’ experience working for newspapers, including The Oklahoman. She has covered everything from breaking news to local music and art. She loves sports, especially OU football and basketball games, where she often embarrasses her children by yelling too loudly.