School of Justice Studies Launches Online Graduate Program in Justice, Policy and Leadership

College of Justice and Safety

Eastern Kentucky University will offer a fully online master’s degree program in Justice, Policy & Leadership, beginning in Spring 2016.

The EKU Online program includes a criminal justice core, and provides students the ability to take a wide range of electives in three areas of concentration: policing, corrections and juvenile justice.

“A primary goal of the program is to develop students’ leadership, communication and critical thinking skills to improve their administrative effectiveness,” said Dr. Pete Kraska, professor and chair of graduate studies in the School of Justice Studies in the College of Justice & Safety.

“This high-quality program with nationally renowned faculty members has been offering administrators and leaders in criminal justice agencies a top-notch education for more than 30 years,” he added. “The School’s justice policy and leadership programs have had a significant impact in the fields of policing, juvenile justice, corrections and community corrections. Our goal is to offer students a top-quality education in an online format.”   Read More

Published on September 28, 2015