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Criminal Justice

Wichita State University

M.A. On Campus
12 months
Duration
756 USD/credit
756 USD/credit
307 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

The Criminal Justice program at Wichita State University combines a quality curriculum in theory and practice, a flexible online option and a new location within the Law Enforcement Training Center on WSU's Innovation Campus. 

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Graduates from the Criminal Justice program at Wichita State University are well prepared for positions in criminal justice system practice, management, policymaking, as well as in research, teaching and further study in law and other areas.

Careers

A degree in criminal justice from Wichita State will give you an edge with a diverse range of employers, including local, state and federal law enforcement; courts and correctional agencies; juvenile justice; private security; and related fields.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Quantitative Methods for Public Sector Professionals
  • Seminar in Application of Criminological Theory
  • Proseminar in Criminal Justice
  • Advanced Research Methods (or an approved graduate-level methods course)
  • Integrity in Public Service
  • Crime & Transportation
  • Violent Crime
  • Sex Crimes
  • Profiling
  • Homicide Investigation
  • CJ & Crime in Film
  • Forensic Social Work
  • Private Security
  • Advanced Special Topics in CJ
  • Crime Causation & CJ Policy
  • Contemporary Issues in CJ
  • Forensic Anthropology
  • Digital Investigations
  • Correctional Counseling
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Juvenile Justice & Social Policy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

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.
3

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.
79
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

  • Typically international students who will require an F-1 visa cannot be considered for non-degree status or online programs. International students who wish to remain in their home country while studying may apply for online programs.
    • copy of passport (if available)
    • financial certification
    • financial support documents
    • proof of English proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    756 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 756 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    756 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 756 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    307 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 307 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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