Increase your marketability by gaining valuable business skills and expertise in law and the justice system with an International Master of Business Administration in Criminal Justice from Southern New Hampshire University. This unique program combines a solid foundation of business concepts and techniques, current topics and trends within the American criminal justice and judicial systems and critical issues in global terrorism.
Ideal for anyone interested in or currently working in the court system, law enforcement, corporate security, corrections and probation/parole management, this international MBA in criminal justice provides the comprehensive business training you'll need to make an impact in a variety of criminal justice-related careers.
SNHU’s International MBA is one of the most affordable in the nation and can be completed in as few as 18 months. In addition to the focused study of criminal justice, the International MBA in Criminal Justice promotes a thorough understanding of how business is conducted globally. This includes an examination of how external factors such as politics, international law, economic policies, regulatory systems and cultural beliefs influence decision making, and how to direct and manage multinational business operations effectively despite these differences.
Not available for international students.
In the International MBA in Criminal Justice degree program, you'll learn to analyze various aspects of the criminal justice system to inform and broaden strategic decision-making in criminal justice and public safety.
By learning about foreign cultures, customs and practices, you'll discover how to take a holistic view of business - expanding your worldview to be better equipped to compete in the global marketplace.
Whether you're interested in finance, marketing, accounting or another discipline, you can customize your MBA around your interests and learn how to effectively gather and analyze data and information from a variety of new media resources. Along the way, you'll sharpen your written and oral communication skills to effectively connect with people from different cultures.
The specific business acumen with which you'll emerge from the program includes an in-depth understanding of:
SNHU, a private, nonprofit university, has one mission - to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of earning your International MBA in Criminal Justice at SNHU include:
International students who require a visa to study in the U.S. should contact our International Admission office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 603.645.9629.
Acceptance decisions are made on a rolling basis throughout the year for our five graduate terms. You can apply at any time and get a decision within days of submitting all required materials. To apply, simply contact an admission counselor, who can help you explore financial options. Your counselor can also walk you through the application process, which involves completing a graduate application ($40 fee) and providing undergraduate transcripts.
A Master of Business Administration is the most sought-after standard of graduate-level degrees. It provides you with greater flexibility to transition across departments and industries due to the academic diversity of subjects studied.
With a wide variety of concentrations to choose from, International MBAs can be applicable to a wide variety of industries, including financial services, science and technology, healthcare, trade, manufacturing, among others.
Graduates of the International MBA in Criminal Justice degree program find a wide variety of opportunities available to them, including those in state and local government, law enforcement, security and corrections, as well as social services, private security, education, community advocacy and public policy. A master's degree can be a significant advantage in career advancement and promotion to senior responsibility roles in professions such as these, many of which show great promise. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects an increase of 4 percent in employment for police officers and detectives through 2024.*
Professionals who obtain this degree often describe the accomplishment as highly rewarding - personally, professionally and financially. Simply put, an MBA is worth the investment.
*Job market data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook is intended to provide insight on occupational opportunities and is not to be construed as a guarantee of salary or job title. SNHU cannot guarantee employment.
SNHU’s International MBA Criminal Justice degree is a 39-credit program consisting of 10 core International MBA online courses and three specialized criminal justice courses. Courses are taught by SNHU’s highly qualified faculty who integrate their research and professional experience into classes and are well recognized in their fields of specialization. Their close connections with businesses and governmental organizations play a key role in the success of our graduates in our international business programs. Because instructors bring decades of experience to the classroom, you’ll learn about the issues, trends and challenges justice professionals face today.
This course offers the Criminal Justice graduate student the opportunity to identify, analyze and discuss the most prevalent issues affecting the delivery of criminal justice and public safety services today. Students will examine the civic responsibilities of criminal justice professionals and the challenges facing our contemporary criminal justice system, while also developing an understanding of the key criminal justice theories.
Explore how geopolitics and terrorist attacks influence the world today. Examine historical events and the impact on foreign and domestic policy. Students dispel misconceptions and create a new evidence-based response to address global terrorism.
Explore the different roles of criminal justice professionals in navigating critical issues and challenges in the judicial process from the initial crime through the appeals phases. Students compare the procedural impact of local, state, and federal court systems through the examination of controversial court cases and inequalities within the judicial process.
The 10-course International MBA core was developed to help students succeed in today's competitive and diverse business environment. Although topics are based loosely around a traditional MBA, course content is primarily focused on developing the skill set and strategic advantage to lead companies that do business globally.
Students in this course study the accumulation of accounting information. The internal use of accounting for management planning, control and decision-making is emphasized. Background preparation: 6 credit hours of accounting or equivalent. Note: ACC 500 cannot be taken for credit or as an elective if ACC 510 has been completed.
This course is a study of financial decision- making in a firm, including its relationship to financial markets and institutions. Background preparation: 6 credit hours in economics.
This course explores the entire process of engaging in entrepreneurial activities in the global arena. The course covers in detail five essential areas of business development in the global market: Fundamentals and Identifying Opportunities, Valuation and Risk Management, Mobilizing Resources, Managing Contingencies and Changing Contexts, and Growth, Harvesting and Exit of businesses. Each of these areas will be covered in detail and supported with actual global case studies to enhance the learning of concepts. Students will test their skills by researching the creation of a global company.
This course is a survey of economic, social and political relationships among and within nations, and their impacts upon corporations that operate in an international context.
This course is a study of the problems of financing and reporting international operations. The evaluation of risk and funding strategies in international monetary relationships are emphasized.
This course involves the study of the issues involved in identifying developing relationships with international markets.
Students in this course examine the conceptual and practical aspects of international trade and competitiveness. Theories of international trade, commercial policies and ways to improve international competitiveness are studied.
The issues and problems inherent in conducting business across different cultures are examined in this course. Students develop skills and strategies needed for effective negotiation with people from different cultures and societies.
This is a capstone course for the international business certificate. The course integrates various aspects of international business and focuses on the formulation of international business strategy. Case studies that cut across various functional disciplines are emphasized.
The U.S. economy is becoming increasingly global in nature. We are marketing and distributing more products in foreign nations, locating plants and other facilities internationally, and are buying from foreign companies. This course provides a comprehensive understanding of the supply chain management function related to the international environment in terms of business/cultural customs, legal considerations, purchasing strategies, financial aspects, and international distribution.
Some students may be required to take foundation courses as prerequisites for more advanced IMBA material. Students with business-related undergraduate degrees typically are exempt from most foundation courses. In many cases, students choosing the electives track are able to apply credit hours from their foundation courses against their elective requirements.
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This is an applied course, which will provide students with the mathematical knowledge and skills that underlie many courses offered in the school of business. Students will learn the fundamental concepts and methods of linear algebra, mathematical functions, differential calculus and statistics and their applications to business. They will also sharpen their quantitative, analytical and problem-solving skills that are so important for success in the world of business today.
This course is intended to provide the student with a concisely focused yet rigorous introduction to both micro- and macroeconomic theory needed at the foundational level of a graduate degree program. Some of the topics to be addressed include: market behavior; demand theory and related elasticity concepts; production and cost theory; managerial decision-making in perfectly competitive and imperfectly competitive markets; GDP determination; unemployment and inflation; and fiscal and monetary policy.
This course emphasizes the creation and interpretation of financial statements critical to an understanding of today's economy. Various financial topics related to financial statements are covered. Income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements are explored in-depth giving students an appreciation of how these statements are prepared and the standard accounting rules that apply to their creation.
This course provides a survey of the legal environment of business by looking at legal issues and regulations in a business context. The students assess the impact of business law on organizational decision making for informing strategic legal decisions. The course covers employment law, contracts, tort and product liability, internet law as well as other legal issues affecting the business environment. The students also assess the legal and ethical implications of US companies doing business abroad.
This course is a study of individuals and groups and their interaction. Students examine theories of motivation, communication, leadership, power and change with practical relation to contemporary issues. They also study organizations for key design variables and reward systems aimed at improved performance and organizational efficiency through employee motivational programs, participative management and cooperative decision making.
Tuition rates for Southern New Hampshire University's graduate degree programs are among the lowest in the nation. We offer a 25 percent tuition discount for active-duty service members and their spouses.
Southern New Hampshire University is a private, nonprofit institution accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges as well as several other accrediting bodies. More...
This program is accredited by NEASC, but not currently accredited by ACBSP. It may be ACBSP accredited when it is eligible.