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International Crime and Justice, M.A.

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About

Under the direction of John Jay faculty who are both distinguished scholars from multiple disciplines and practitioners in the field, students develop a deep understanding of the nature and impact of international crime and the domestic and international responses to it.

Graduates of the program will enter the job market equipped with advanced, substantive knowledge and the analytical and research skills necessary to pursue careers in Comparative Policing, Counterterrorism, Environmental Criminology, Criminal Analysis, International Human Rights, Financial Crimes/Financial Compliance, Anti-Money Laundering, and Anti-Corruption among others. The program also prepares those who wish to pursue doctoral studies in various disciplines.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Criminal Justice And The Law
  • Foundations To Psychology
  • Psychology And Crime Work-Based Learning Unit 1
  • Study Skills And Social Research

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    61

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  • Minimum required score:

    500

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General Requirements

  • Transcripts
Official transcripts, from ALL post-secondary institutions attended, must be submitted to the Office of Admissions.
  • Personal Statement
A personal statement is required for all master’s and certificate programs. This is the opportunity for applicants to demonstrate strong writing skills as well as provide additional details regarding their academic and/or professional accomplishments or challenges. 
  • Letters of Recommendation
Three letters of recommendation are required for most of our master degree programs.
  • Test Scores
The General Record Examination (GRE) is required 

Tuition Fee

  • National

    5385 USD/semester
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Non-NYS Resident: $830.00 Per Credit Hour

Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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