LASD University





LASD University presents




ONLINE Master’s Degree



Criminology, Law & Society








The Master of Advanced Study (MAS) in Criminology, Law & Society is designed to serve the needs of working professionals in the criminal justice, legal, and social service communities. It consists of 52 units of coursework, an equivalent of two full years (6 quarters) of study. Though mostly online, all students are required to attend a five-day, accelerated, face-to-face course, Introduction to Criminology, Law and Society, on the UC Irvine campus in September.


The University of California, Irvine is nationally ranked among the 11 best public universities in the U.S. News and World Report. The UCI Department of Criminology, Law and Society is in the top 5 of the nation’s leading programs in criminology, criminal justice, and legal studies (U.S. News and World Report 2011). You will study with internationally recognized faculty who have been educating students in the field for almost three decades and who have designed a program for those individuals that demand both excellence in education and the convenience of completing their degree online.


The University of California, Irvine has partnered with LASDU affiliates to offer a 5% tuition discount to this program.


In order to be eligible for this discount, students must contact the MAS Program Assistant Director and demonstrate proof of employment with a public service agency affiliated with LASDU prior to registration and enrollment.


This partnership is only offered for the online Master’s of Advanced Study in Criminology, Law & Society. It does not apply to other degree programs offered at UC Irvine.


The University of California, Irvine is regionally accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.







For questions regarding this program, contact:

Jessica Gutierrez, Assistant Director- MAS Program

(949) 824-5462



For questions regarding the LASDU program contact:


Sergeant Joseph Quire, LASD University

(562) 946-7204,


OAIII Laura Galliher, LASD University

(562) 903-7571,