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Criminal Justice

Kennesaw State University

M.Sc.
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25078 USD/year
6946 USD/year
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About

The Master of Science in Criminal Justice (MSCJ) is an ideal program for traditional students who aspire to pursue their academic goals and for professionals in the field of criminal justice who want to advance their knowledge and skills for career enhancement.

Overview

The program includes face-to-face and some online course instructional formats. The program requires either 33 semester credit hours, including six core courses and three elective courses (thesis option), or 36 semester credit hours, including six core courses, five elective courses, and a demonstration project course (non-thesis option).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Critical Issues in Criminal Justice
  • Advanced Criminological Theory
  • Advanced Law Enforcement
  • Institutional and Community Corrections
  • Law and the Legal Process
  • Advanced Research Methods and Computer Applications

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

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.
2.8
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

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

  • Submission of an application to the graduate admission office and a non-refundable fee
  • An official copy of all undergraduate and graduate transcripts (Note: Cumulative undergraduate GPA must be at least 2.8 or higher)
  • Graduate Record Exam - GRE (verbal, quantitative and analytical) (Note: Combined score of 286 or higher needed on verbal and quantitative sections)
  • An application letter stating the student's interest and goals for the MSCJ program, including a rationale for why/how this program will meet the applicant's professional needs.
  • Two letters of recommendation (at least one of which should be from an academic)
  • A resume

Tuition Fee

  • International

    25078 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12539 USD per semester and a duration of  .
  • National

    6946 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3473 USD per semester and a duration of  .

Funding

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