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So you’ve found a great company that you love to work for. You’re happy in your job, but you also have dreams of moving up and taking the next step in your career. Now you’re ready to advance within your organization and you know that you’ll need to earn your master’s degree to accomplish this goal.

Luckily for you, OJDDA is a partner with Kent State University online. This means you can take comfort in knowing that your master’s-level coursework will have you fully prepared to reach new heights in your career once you graduate.

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100% online master's programs

Our Corporate Online Program Offerings

Master of Arts (MA) in Criminology and Criminal Justice

A newly envisioned program, the online Master of Arts in Criminology and Criminal Justice program is designed for those who either aspire to work in, or who already have experience working in, the criminal justice sector and seek to hold leadership positions in the field.

Program Benefits

  • Top 100 Best Graduate School for Sociology1
  • Graduate in as few as 2 years
  • No GRE requirement
  • Expert, practitioner faculty
  • 4 available concentrations: Corrections, Global Security, Policing and Victimology

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Master of Geographic Information Science (GISc)

Every day, the need for spatial technology and geographic information science is highlighted around the world. Those experienced in GISc can have a profound impact on the most important global concerns, such as clean water, climate change and public health. The Kent State online Master of GISc program prepares students for a career that will help them use their skills and experience to improve public, nonprofit and governmental sectors.

About the GISc Program

  • Online class time with a customizable career-centered practicum
  • Complete in as few as 2 years
  • No GRE requirement
  • Master’s concentrations include Cyber GISc, Environmental GISc and Health & GISc
  • Postbaccalaureate certificates available in Cyber GISc, Environmental GISc and General GISc

Master of Public Administration (MPA)

After completing the Kent State online MPA program, your employer can feel confident that there is someone on staff who has graduated from an NASPAA-accredited program and who has all of the necessary skills to excel in public administration.

The Online MPA at a Glance

  • NASPAA accredited
  • Graduate in as few as 2 years
  • No residency requirement
  • 100% online and asynchronous
  • GRE waiver available for qualified applicants

Master of Science (MS) in User Experience Design (UXD)

As more companies become focused on providing a seamless service for their customers, user experience design as a field has rapidly grown in size, scope and the number of professionals entering the arena.5 Given the relevance and positioning of the curriculum, students enrolled in the Kent State online Master’s in UX Design program will be taught how to analytically look at problems, research and then solve them to deliver the best possible end-user experience.

Why study UX design at Kent State University?

  • 100% online
  • Graduate in as few as 2 years
  • No GRE requirement
  • Expert and experienced faculty
  • A cutting-edge degree from an accredited university

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We appreciate your interest in Kent State’s online graduate degree programs. Our flexible and fully interactive offerings will assist you, the working professional, in reaching your educational and career goals, while preparing you for an exciting future.

For more information, please contact one of our Admissions Advisors at 844-234-4074.


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