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Forensic Psychology

California Baptist University

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
21802 USD/year
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About

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. 

Overview

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

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Credits

57 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.75

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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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

  • International

    21802 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 43605 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    21802 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 43605 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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