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Forensic Studies

Stevenson University

M.Sc. Online
12 months
Duration
695 USD/credit
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About

Forensic Studies from Stevenson University can provide professionals with the opportunity to apply specialized knowledge to the criminal justice system, opening new career prospects in a field where their skills will be in high demand. 

Overview

Forensic Studies from Stevenson University is designed to prepare professionals to conduct investigations and examine evidence for the purpose of presenting their findings in legal proceedings as experts in forensic accounting or digital forensics. With Stevenson University’s experienced faculty and flexible courses, graduates from our online master's in Forensic Studies program will be fully prepared for a career in forensics. Developed for working professionals, our Forensic Studies master's degree program is offered fully online.

New professional auditing standards as well as the heightened need to protect the integrity of financial systems has resulted in an urgent demand for professionals who can detect and prevent fraud. Additionally, as technology evolves and digital crimes escalate at an alarming rate, so does the need for experts in criminal forensic studies and professionals who can execute forensic investigations. 

Careers

The program is designed for students whose career goals overlap in two or more areas within forensics or who wish to develop general knowledge in forensic accounting, information technology, and investigations. 

The Forensic Studies program is also appropriate for managerial or executive personnel who need a general understanding of a variety of forensic specialties which fall under their areas of responsibility. 

The broad-based knowledge obtained in the MS in Forensic Studies program prepares students for careers in forensic accounting, digital forensic investigation, and other areas requiring forensic expertise.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Litigation Theory and Practice
  • Forensic Journal Research and Review
  • Investigative Techniques/Interviewing 
  • Investigative Techniques/Physical Evidence 
  • Forensic Information Technology
  • File Systems Forensic Analysis
  • Incident Response and Evidence Collection

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

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.
3

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application.
  • Completion of bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Official college transcript from your degree-granting institution; additional transcripts may be required to demonstrate satisfaction of program-specific prerequisites or at the discretion of the Admissions Committee.
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale in past academic work.
  • Personal statement.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    695 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 695 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    695 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 695 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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