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Master of Criminal Justice


Our students and graduates are doing incredible things, making an impact on every life they touch. Read stories about our Master of Criminal Justice students and alumni.

Maricela Guzman ’06, ’11 MCJMaricela Guzman ’06, ’11 MCJ

Maricela Guzman earned her bachelor’s degree in criminal justice with a minor in Spanish at Ambrose before enrolling in the Master of Criminal Justice program to gain a deeper understanding, and advance in the field.


Nick Richardson ’06, ’09 MCJNick Richardson ’06, ’09 MCJ

An alumnus with an undergraduate degree in forensic psychology and a Master of Criminal Justice degree, Nick Richardson is currently teaching Intro to Law Enforcement for the MCJ program.


Tracy Dietsch ’08 MCJTracy Dietsch ’08 MCJ

Tracy enrolled in the St. Ambrose MCJ program in Cedar Rapids to move even farther up the ranks. After earning her MCJ, Tracy was promoted to associate warden of treatment, where she oversees a staff of 40, including caseworkers and counselors.