Criminal Justice, M.Sc. | Part time online | Texas Christian University | United States
24 months
32220 USD/year
32220 USD/year
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Develop an understanding of the justice systems that shape and affect our communities with a degree in Criminal Justice, offered at Texas Christian University.


Key facts

As a criminal justice student, you’ll gain a solid foundation in research methods, writing, oral communication, statistical reasoning and critical thinking along with practical field applications through career-oriented courses and internships.

The MS in Criminal Justice at Texas Christian University is an online program that can be completed in two years, making it especially attractive to professionals.

Career Prospects

Our graduates work in challenging positions in various fields, including law enforcement, corrections, courts and juvenile justice. Our alumni are employed at companies and organizations such as:

  • The Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • The Federal Bureau of Prisons
  • ExxonMobil Corporation
  • Sam Houston State University
  • U.S. Probation and Pre-trial Services
  • Law firms
  • Various law enforcement agencies

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Criminology
  • Crime Scene Investigation
  • Criminal Law
  • Victimology
  • Criminal Violence

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree in from an institution regarded as standard by the University and a regional accrediting agency
  • A “B” average in either the last 60 hours of undergraduate work or in all undergraduate work
  •  A “B” average in the major field
  • The Department of Criminal Justice also requires the following from each applicant:
  • A personal statement of no more than 250 words describing academic and professional objectives
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • A non-refundable application fee of $60 in the form of a check made payable to TCU

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32220 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    32220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32220 USD per year during 24 months.


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