Master of Justice Management Degree

Program at a glance

How much does it cost? 

Learn more about how to afford a graduate degree from the University of Nevada, Reno.

Contact information

Program Director: Shawn Marsh
Phone: (775) 682-7987

How do I apply?

Fall Application Deadline: July 1. Spring Application Deadline: December 1. Learn how to apply to the University of Nevada, Reno.

What will I learn with an advanced degree in justice management?

Scope of the justice management program

As part of the School of Social Research and Justice Studies at the University of Nevada, Reno, the Justice Management Program provides an academic foundation for those seeking education or advancement in the varied fields associated with the administration of justice. Cooperating institutions help to provide courses online and the degree is conferred by the University. The National Juvenile Court Services Association, the National Center for State Courts' Institute of court Management, the American Probation and Parole Association, the American Correctional Association and the Child Welfare League of America also support the program.

Broad program of study

The program offers three areas of concentration (juvenile justice management, adult justice management and executive court and agency administration) and provides a large selection of courses allowing students to create a program of study unique to their interests and professional needs. Special topic courses include a wide variety of study areas and address current trends in justice administration.

Application process

Justice Management Graduate Handbook

Read through the justice management master's degree handbook to find out if this advanced degree program is right for you.

Read the Graduate Handbook
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