The Criminology program at Saint Mary's University will provide students with the research, analytical, critical thinking, and writing skills necessary for further graduate study, research, or teaching.
- Full-time students admitted to the program may be eligible for funding administered by Saint Mary’s University.
- Funding recommendations are made by the program All successful applicants are automatically considered for graduate funding.
- Students are encouraged to apply for external scholarships funding such as the Canadian Graduate Scholarships Program.
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Advanced Topics in Criminology
- Selected Topics in Criminology
- Advanced Seminar in Criminology
- Advanced Criminological Theory
- Advanced Research Methodology
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesPsychology Criminal Law Criminology View 116 other Masters in Psychology in Canada
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Students who have earned an honours baccalaureate undergraduate degree in criminology (or equivalent), or an honours baccalaureate undergraduate degree with a concentration in criminology (or equivalent) may be admitted to a twenty-four (24) credit hour Master of Arts degree program. Only in exceptional circumstances will a student with an undergraduate degree with an advanced major be admitted.
- Normally, applicants will have achieved a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.3 (B+) in their overall academic record. In exceptional circumstances, when an applicant is otherwise qualified, the admissions committee may waive this requirement.
- a statement that specifies areas of preparation and interest for their thesis;
- a sample of written work and three recommendation forms from individuals who can attest to their academic competence and/or ability to pursue graduate work.
International12284 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 12284 CAD per year during 24 months.
National5547 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5547 CAD per year during 24 months.
Living costs for Halifax
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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