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Criminal Justice

Wichita State University

12 months
Duration
756 USD/credit 27216 USD/year
756 USD/credit 27216 USD/year
307 USD/credit 11052 USD/year
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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

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

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

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  • International

    27216 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 756 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    27216 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 756 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    11052 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 307 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Wichita

878 - 1418 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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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