National HIDTA Assistance Center

High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas Program

MSU Master Program

Michigan State University offers a Masters of Science Degree entirely online. The online program is the same as that offered on campus.  HIDTA worked with MSU in their development of the Masters of Science in Criminal Justice with International focus and the courses are taught by the same PhD faculty maintaining the same rigid academic standards.  If you wish to view and participate in a demonstration of a typical course at Michigan State University go to:

The MSU website for the Application for Admission to Graduate Study, is

For an online application to MSU Master of Science Degree in Criminal Justice with an International Focus go to:

You can also contact Michigan State University, Peg Kowalk at (517) 353-5272 for further information about MSU and the Criminal Justice online program.  Be sure to advise Michigan State University that you were referred by HIDTA and please notify the NHAC if you choose to enroll so that your HIDTA connection can be verified. Send us an email with your name, agency and HIDTA to: