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Criminal Justice - Homeland Security Track

Stockton University

12 months
Duration
1117 USD/credit 40212 USD/year
1117 USD/credit 40212 USD/year
766 USD/credit 27576 USD/year
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Stockton University offers a Master of Arts in Criminal Justice - Homeland Security Track with a track in Homeland Security. The program is designed to offer students a broad and multidisciplinary perspective on the criminal justice system. 

Overview

Key facts:

  • The work of criminal justice practitioners is complex and requires knowledge of how and why people engage in crime as well as an understanding of the issues faced by practitioners in the criminal justice system. Students may concentrate their studies in Forensic Psychology, Homeland Security, Justice Studies, or Administration & Leadership.
  • Federal, state and local government agencies, as well as private firms, are involved in protecting the United States, its people, and resources from human-made or natural disaster. The curriculum for the Criminal Justice - Homeland Security Track at the Stockton University involves an all-hazards perspective, meaning that the program involves discussion about issues regarding the prevention of and reaction to natural and human-made disasters, including terrorist attacks. The legal, moral and ethical issues pertaining to homeland security will be an important component of the curriculum, as will studies of agency participation and cooperation in planning for and responding to crisis. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  •  Advanced Issues in Criminal Justice
  •  Criminological Theory
  •  Quantitative Reasoning in Criminal Justice
  •  Graduate Research and Evaluation in Criminal Justice
  •  Criminal Justice Policy and Planning
  •  Criminal Justice Administration
  •  Terrorism
  •  Fundamentals and Theory of Emergency Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Discover Stockton Online Application
    • New applicants will need to create a Discover Stockton Account
    • If you are a recent Stockton graduate, check to see if you qualify for the Direct Entry Option
  • A non-refundable application fee of $50, paid through the Discover Stockton Online Application
  • A graduate application essay submitted through the Discover Stockton Online Application 
  • Three current letters of recommendation submitted electronically via the Discover Stockton Online Application 
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
  • Resume
  • Official transcripts from all colleges/universities attended (including Stockton) mailed or dropped off directly to Office of Graduate Studies
  • Submission of Prerequisite Coursework Chart through the Discover Stockton Online Application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    40212 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1117 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    40212 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1117 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    27576 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 766 USD per credit during 12 months.

Funding

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