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Criminal Justice Leadership and Management

Sam Houston State University

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
20398 USD/year
20398 USD/year
10438 USD/year
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About

The online Master of Science in Criminal Justice Leadership and Management 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. The degree is offered in two delivery formats: weekend or online.

Overview

The masters degree in Criminal Justice Leadership and Management at Sam Houston State University is intended for criminal justice professionals currently working in mid-management positions or those seeking career advancement in the field of criminal justice. The degree caters to professionals whose jobs and family commitments prevent them from returning to campus as full-time students. The program allows working professionals to continue the pursuit of their career in criminal justice while completing their degree in two years.

Learning outcomes

The Master of Science in Criminal Justice Leadership and Management degree is designed for persons in mid-management positions in criminal justice agencies or for those who have a reasonable expectation of being promoted to such a position. It serves practitioners whose jobs and family commitments prevent them from returning to campus as full-time students. The Master of Science program restructures classroom hours allowing the fully-employed person to earn a Master of Science degree in Criminal Justice Leadership and Management program in two years. The degree program is offered in two delivery formats: weekend or online. 

Accreditation

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

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Seminar in Organization and Administration
  • Research Methods and Quantitative Analysis in Criminal Justice
  • Seminar in Leadership and Management
  • Leadership Psychology in Criminal Justice Management
  • Program Evaluation for Criminal Justice Management
  • Emergent Issues in Criminal Justice Leadership
  • Legal Aspects of Criminal Justice Management
  • Critical Analysis of Justice Administration
  • Resource Development in the Organizational Context
  • Computer/Technology Applications for Criminal Justice
  • Police in Society

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Summer application deadline for international students - 01 February

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

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

  • 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

  • International

    20398 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10199 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    20398 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10199 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    10438 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5219 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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