The University of Waynesburg’s Master of Arts in Criminal Investigation (MACI) program was recently ranked as the # 1 online program in the country by Intelligent.
For the third year in a row, the Waynesburg MACI program ranked No. 1 in the “Best Masters in Crime Scene Investigation” ranking and received the “Intelligent Pick” distinction.
“This number one ranking is a significant achievement for our program as it has been three years in a row that we have achieved it,” said James Tanda, MACI program director, director of security operations and emergency management, and instructor. criminal justice. “We are honored by Intelligent’s rating and continue to work hard to maintain it. “
Smart compared 443 education programs from 159 universities and colleges across the country. All schools had to be regionally accredited to be considered, as well as offering one of the following types of degrees entirely or primarily online: Master of Arts, Master of Science, or Master of Criminal Justice.
According to its website, Intelligent uses a two-step methodology. The first considers three initial criteria: non-profit, accredited and flexibility. Then, with the list narrowed down, Intelligent assesses these five factors: program strength, student preparation, ROI, cost, and student engagement.