Required Core Courses (24 credit hours)

Course/No. Course Title Site Rotation
EMPA 722 Budgetary and Fiscal Management (3 cr.) Online Every Semester
EMPA 733 Administrative Law and Government (3 cr.) Online Every Fall, Every Spring
EMPA 769 Administrative Thought and Ethics (3 cr.) Online Every Spring, Every Summer
MSAS 763 Professional Writing for Administration (3 cr.) Online Every Fall, Every Spring
MSAS 764 Research in Administrative Practice (3 cr.) Online Every Spring, Every Summer
MSAS 786 MSAS Capstone Project (3 cr.) Online Every Semester
SPCM 754 Managerial Communications (3 cr.) Online
Rapid City
Sioux Falls
Every Spring
Summer Odd Years
Spring Odd Years
Elective Advisor Approved Core Elective (3 cr.) Online Every Semester

Criminal Justice Studies Required Courses (12 credit hours) - select four of the following courses

Course/No. Course Title Site Rotation
CJUS 756 National Security Policy (3 cr.) Online Spring Odd Years
Select Three (3) courses from the following:
CJUS 525 Police Administration (3 cr.) Online Every Spring
CJUS 529 Courts and Judicial Politics (3 cr.) Online Every Spring
CJUS 531 Criminal Law (3 cr.) Online Every Fall
CJUS 533 Criminal Procedure (3 cr.) Online Every Spring
CJUS 542 National Security Policy (3 cr.) Online TBA
Elective Advisor Approved Elective (3 cr.) Online Every Semester

Master of Science in Administration with a specialization in Criminal Justice Studies Program Total: Minimum 36 credit hours required