Fort Hays State University rated number one on GetEducated.com’s Best Buy rankings for its distance masters with a concentration in criminal justice. Online students will pay a low tuition of under $7,000, far below the average of $17,000 for this degree.
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GetEducated.com, LLC has released its national reviews and college affordability rankings of online university masters degrees in criminal justice, law and legal studies. The college rankings are based on a survey of 31 regionally accredited universities that offer 42 distance masters in justice studies, homeland security, criminology, law and legal studies.
Fort Hays State University (Kansas) rated number one on GetEducated.com’s Best Buy rankings for its distance masters in liberal studies with a concentration in criminal justice. Online students nationwide will pay a remarkably low tuition of under $7,000 for this degree earned through distance education.
New Mexico State University ranked number two at $9,692, with the American Military University rating number three at $9,900 for its distance learning graduate degrees.
By comparison, the online education reviewers found that the average cost for a distance education masters in the justice and law career area came in at just over $17,700. The distance learning experts reviewed degrees relevant to those interested in careers in security, police enforcement, law enforcement, law, paralegal, criminology, health law, corrections, probation, homeland security and computer forensics and cyber security.
A complete list of GetEducated.com’s Top Ranked Best Values in Online Masters in Law & Criminal Justice can be viewed online.
The University of Phoenix, America’s largest for-profit online college, failed to make the Best Buy list. Phoenix ranked as one of the most expensive online degrees in the career area of justice. A masters of administration in criminal justice through distance learning at Phoenix costs just over $23,000, more than three times the cost of the top ranked best buy on the list.
Boston University rated as the most expensive online degree option at just over $30,000.
About: GetEducated.com is owned by distance education experts whose mission is to help consumers get educated about quality online university degrees. The online education experts review, rate and rank accredited distance degrees nationwide for cost, quality and credibility. The firm’s comprehensive online university directory features the only verified online student reviews on the Web.
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