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Criminal Justice

Bowling Green State University

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
18678 USD/year
18678 USD/year
10688 USD/year
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About

The Criminal Justice program at the Bowling Green State University is the leader in educating future criminal justice practitioners by providing students with the skills needed to critically examine the world around them, the ability to understand and embrace the diversity of the society in which they serve and live.

Overview

Many of our criminal justice classes are small with 30 or fewer students. This allows for increased personal interaction between students and faculty and better in-class discussions and projects.

Criminal Justice program from the Bowling Green State University are open only to criminal justice majors. This guarantees that all examples and discussions are directly relevant to the students. It also helps build a feeling of camaraderie and enhances interaction between students with similar goals and interests.

Internships and Careers

  • All criminal justice majors must complete an internship with an agency or organization whose responsibilities are related to the criminal justice system. 
  • Students see the application of what they have learned in the classroom and make valuable contacts which are useful in securing future employment. 
  • Internships are available at more than 800 agencies throughout the U.S. and may be governmental, private businesses or non-profit agencies.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Investigations
  • Introduction to Forensic Science
  • Digital Crime and Criminal Justice
  • Law, Evidence, and Legal Issues in Forensic Science

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online
  • Semi-structured
  • No Attendance
  • Continuous support with feedback on request
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Required
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduate Application
  • $75 non-refundable application fee
  • Scanned copies of official or unofficial transcripts from all institutions attended. Upon admission, final official or notarized copies of transcripts from all institutions where degrees were earned (showing dates when the degrees were conferred) and diplomas from international institutions must be submitted. 
  • Standardized test scores (GRE, GMAT, PRAXIS, OAE) may be required. 
  • Programs may also require recommendations, a statement of purpose, a resume, and other documents.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18678 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9339 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    18678 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9339 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    10688 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5344 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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