Graduate Programs

Master of Arts in Criminal Justice (MACJ)
MACJ student at SimpsonThe Simpson College Master of Arts in Criminal Justice (MACJ) is an evening program designed for working criminal justice professionals who want to advance their career. This program can be completed in 2.5 years while working full-time. A faster pace is possible. The program is affordable, and loan support is available. Most courses are taught by our faculty in 8-week terms with an online component, enhancing flexibility and convenience.


Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) and Transition-to-Teaching
MAT students at SimpsonSimpson College offers both the Transition to Teaching for initial licensure and the  Master of Arts in Teaching program (MAT).  Both programs are intended for individuals changing careers in order to pursue secondary licensure in the endorsement areas of business, world language, language arts, math, natural sciences, social studies and social sciences.  It is not applicable for those with an undergraduate degree in education.