Adler University offers fully online master’s degrees with the academic rigor, personal attention, and commitment to social responsibility that have distinguished our institution for more than 60 years.

All online master of arts (M.A.) degree courses are instructed by experienced, accomplished faculty. Our graduates are prepared as highly effective leaders advocating for stronger, healthier, and safer communities in their professional roles as counselors, first responders, corporate managers, military personnel, and nonprofit organizers.

Take the next step in your career and enroll in an advanced degree program that shares your values and encourages action and results. Adler University’s online approach means you can earn a career-enhancing graduate degree as you keep your current job. Complete your online master’s degree in as little as two years and put your advanced skills and knowledge to work improving the lives of others.

Online degree programs

Master of Arts (M.A.) in Criminology
Adler University’s online Master of Arts in Criminology program combines a rigorous scientific study of the root causes and nature of crime with an emphasis on the fair and equitable application of criminal justice across communities.

Master of Arts (M.A.) in Emergency Management Leadership
Adler University’s online Master of Arts in Emergency Management program prepares candidates to offer support, direction, and leadership best practices within the emergency management field, with a specific focus on the human and social factors inherent in community-based disaster prevention, preparedness, response, and recovery efforts.

Master of Arts (M.A.) in Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Adler University’s online Master of Arts in Industrial and Organizational Psychology program creates socially responsible leaders who use the core principles of I/O to build successful businesses, create rewarding opportunities for employees, and promote the well-being of the community at large.

Master of Arts (M.A.) in Nonprofit Management
Adler University’s online Master of Arts in Nonprofit Management nurtures nonprofit professionals to become leaders capable of guiding organizations through sustainable, innovative, and effective practices promoting social justice and helping change lives.

Master of Arts (M.A.) in Psychology: Specialization in Military Psychology
Adler University’s online Master of Arts in Psychology: Specialization in Military Psychology prepares therapists, counselors, and other professionals to work directly with active-duty U.S. military, veterans, and their families; and to advocate for more effective, compassionate, and evidence-based mental health care for our service personnel.