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M.Sc. Online

Criminal Justice

Sam Houston State University

12 months
Duration
8738 USD/year
8738 USD/year
3842 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The online Master of Science in Criminal Justice program at Sam Houston State University combines the convenience of an online education with the prestige of a criminal justice degree from SHSU’s College of Criminal Justice.

Overview

Key facts

The online masters degree in Criminal Justice at Sam Houston State University prepares students for success in a variety of criminal justice careers such as:

  • Law Enforcement
  • Corrections
  • Securities
  • Social Services

Learning outcomes

The online program is geared toward working professionals pursuing careers in the criminal justice field seeking career advancement, allowing students to complete their degree in two years.

Through quality programming offered by the college and strong faculty relationships with local, state, and national criminal justice agencies, graduates have secured careers in criminal justice ranging from judges, chief probation officers, police administrators, victim advocates, federal law enforcement agents, and more throughout the country.

Accreditation

The Master of Science in Forensic Science is accredited by the Forensic Science Education Programs Accreditation Commission (FEPAC).

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Critical Analysis of Justice Administration
  • Seminar in Organization and Administration
  • Research Methods and Quantitative Analysis in Criminal Justice
  • Computer/Technology Applications for Criminal Justice
  • Program Evaluation in Criminal Justice
  • Community Theory and the Administration of Justice
  • Emergent Issues in Criminal Justice Leadership

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit the ApplyTexas.org Application (International) and pay the nonrefundable application fee of $75 in U.S. currency via MasterCard, American Express, VISA, Discover Card, money order or check drawn on a U.S. bank.
  • Submit official transcripts from all college coursework.
  • Submit the official credentials evaluation.
  • If transcripts are from a school outside of the U.S. the document must be translated and evaluated by a NACES accredited service or SDR Educational Consultants

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    8738 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4369 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    8738 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4369 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    3842 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1921 USD per semester during 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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