M.Sc. On Campus

Forensic Psychology

California Baptist University

24 months
21802 USD/year
21802 USD/year
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One of the few programs of its kind in the country, the Master of Arts in Forensic Psychology from California Baptist University prepares professionals to offer critical psychological services to the criminal justice system. 


The program provides students with an advanced and comprehensive understanding of human development, the biological nature of crime, psychopathology, psychology and law, and criminal profiling.

Why earn your M.A. in Forensic Psychology at California Baptist University?

  • Forensic psychology classes are scheduled to allow working professionals the opportunity to pursue their educational and career advancement.
  • Graduates come away with the interdisciplinary knowledge to shape laws and policies that reflect human behavior. 
  • Students also develop an understanding of research methodology and its application to forensic psychology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Legal Research & Reasoning
  • Advanced Criminal Law
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Statistical Analysis 
  • Biological Bases of Behavior
  • Criminal Profiling
  • Advanced Social Psychology
  • Forensic Psychology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


57 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for admission with a $45 graduate application fee
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university which is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and/or the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, or the evaluated equivalency, with a minimum cumulative or last 60/90 GPA of 2.75. 
  • Official sealed transcripts from all colleges and universities attended.
  • Three recommendations from sources who can address your potential for success. It is preferred that one recommendation be from a professor or instructor. Family members and friends may not complete recommendations.
  • Comprehensive essay of at least 500 words 

Work experience

Prerequisite coursework:

  • General Psychology 
  • Abnormal Psychology 
  • Methods of Research

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21802 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43605 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    21802 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43605 USD for the full programme during 24 months.


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