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Criminology

University of Houston Clear Lake

12 months
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19077 USD/year
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About

Deepen your understanding of crime and criminal justice with a Master of Arts in Criminology at University of Houston Clear Lake. You'll examine many layers of contemporary crime, including why it occurs, how it's measured and how it's controlled.

Overview

Guided by the active scholars and writers on our faculty, you'll delve into topics such as homeland security, criminology, computer crime, juvenile delinquency, correctional institutions and more. 

Study under nationally recognized experts in serial murder, white-collar crime, race and crime and juvenile delinquency and participate in field trips and special topics classes such as Homeland Security.

Make the World a Safer Place

  • As part of your Master of Arts in Criminology at University of Houston Clear Lake, you'll personalize your curriculum to complete a thesis, project, internship or additional coursework to best suit your interests and goals. 
  • Pursue internships with local, state and federal agencies, as well as teaching internships. 
  • You will prepare for careers in the criminal justice system, but professionals in many other fields have also benefited from the knowledge and skills of the graduate study of criminology. 
  • Possible future jobs include as a community college instructor, juvenile counselor, litigation manager and victim services specialist.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • The Death Penalty 
  • Homeland Security
  • Criminal Justice and the Mass Media
  • Comparative Criminology 
  • Domestic Violence 
  • Serial Murder

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts, individual mark/grade sheets (showing all passes and fails) and confirmation of degrees or diplomas for all academic studies attempted and completed at other college/universities.
  • The type of documents required will vary based on educational system. You can contact us at oiap@uhcl.edu for additional information regarding what documents you are required to submit.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19077 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19077 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    19077 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19077 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9798 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9798 USD per year during 12 months.

Funding

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