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Criminal Justice Studies

Florida State University

M.Sc. Online
24 months
Duration
20043 USD/year
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About

At Florida State University’s College of Criminology and Criminal Justice Studies, our top priority is to turn out graduates who possess critical, independent thinking skills. Our policy-defining research, collaborative study and leadership engagement opportunities are just a few of the ingredients that help mold these skills.

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Overview

 Our newly renovated Eppes Hall boasts fully integrated offices, classrooms and labs, designed for student-faculty teamwork and easy access to the Center for Criminal Justice Studies at Florida State University.

Learning outcomes

It’s the ideal environment to house our forward-thinking, research-driven educational community, like our faculty, who are ranked #1 in the nation for research productivity and are among the top 10 for grant acquisition. 

They are also recognized as leading experts in their fields and serve as Editor and Co-Editor for some of the most important scholarly journals in our field, like Criminology, Criminology and Public Policy, and the Journal of Drug Issues. We look forward to building on our reputation as the most experienced and highest-ranked program in the nation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Survey Criminological Theories 
  • Survey of Criminal Justice Theory & Research 
  • Computer Applications in Criminal Justice 
  • Research Methods in Criminology 
  • Race, Ethnicity, Crime & Social Justice
  • Criminal Law, Procedures & Individual Rights 
  • Prevention & Treatment Of Crime & Delinquency
  • Comparative Criminology & Criminal Justice

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

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 (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.
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.

English requirements

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 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Proof of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
  • Proof of previous academic achievement, illustrated by GPA
  • GRE score (not required for applicants with five or more years of related professional experience)
  • International students whose native language is not English must provide a score for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
  • A 300- to 500-word personal statement describing your reasons for seeking a professional degree through a distance learning program
  • Your current resume

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20043 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20043 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State Rate per credit hour - $215.55
  • Out-of-State Rate per credit hour - $721.10

Funding

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