The School of Public Affairs (SPA) offers a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice, a Bachelor of Social Work, a Master of Criminal Justice, a NASPAA-accredited Master of Public Administration, a Master of Social Work, unique dual and accelerated programs, and six graduate certificates.
The Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice engages students by visiting criminal justice facilities, participating in panel discussions, and working with a variety of criminal justice organizations.
Master of Public Administration and Master of Criminal Justice students complete a research-based thesis or a client-based capstone project where they conduct original research to analyze a problem or concern and produce a product/solution for that client.
The Bachelor and Master of Social Work are new to our offerings, beginning in fall 2020! Applications are open now.
The School of Public Affairs is accessible and flexible with classes offered online, on-campus, hybrid, evenings and weekends.