2014-2015 Walden University Catalog (December 2014) 
    Nov 30, 2022  
2014-2015 Walden University Catalog (December 2014) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

B.S. in Criminal Justice to Master of Public Policy (MPP) Articulation

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Walden University’s advanced undergraduate criminal justice students are eligible to take select graduate courses as part of their undergraduate degree program completion. Upon admission to the associated graduate program, these courses may then be applied to Walden’s Master of Public Policy (MPP) program.


To help ensure student success, the following requirements have been established:

  • The student must be in good standing with the university.
  • The student must maintain an overall GPA of 2.5 or better to be eligible to register for the above courses.
  • The student must have completed all general education and core requirements of the Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice.

Note: Students are advised to consult the Walden University Student Handbook and contact a member of the Academic Advising Team for more information regarding the Accelerate Into Master’s (AIM) program.


All graduate courses are taken as electives and must be selected from the list below.

Note: The courses outlined in the Accelerate Into Master’s (AIM) program are 12 weeks in length and are only offered in September, December, March, and June.

Choose the four following courses for the Master of Public Policy (M.P.P) program:

Articulation Requirements

Walden University students who have successfully completed Accelerate into Master’s courses and who are graduating (or have graduated) from the B.S. in Criminal Justice program are invited to apply to the Master of Public Policy program. Upon acceptance to Walden’s Master of Public Policy (M.P.P.) program, up to four courses can be applied to degree completion requirements.