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Criminal Justice - Forensic Science

Saint Leo University

12 months
Duration
18300 USD/year
18300 USD/year
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About

The Criminal Justice - Forensic Science program of Saint Leo University combines hands-on learning with academic tradition to prepare for a future in law enforcement.

Overview

The curriculum of the Criminal Justice - Forensic Science program of Saint Leo University is designed to serve both active and aspiring criminal justice professionals. The curriculum provides and enhances the knowledge, skills, and values for the purpose of increasing the effectiveness, professionalism, and policy-making abilities of criminal justice practitioners. This specialization introduces the student to how forensic science is used in the field of criminal justice.

You will also achieve a broad background in the field through general MS in criminal justice courses including those that address:

  • Ethical and legal issues in criminal justice administration
  • Public policy-making, evaluation and implementation
  • Leadership, management and supervision
  • Offender treatment methodology
  • Human resources issues and innovations
  • Hostage negations
  • Terrorism
  • Information resource systems and technologies
  • Fiscal resource management for short and long-term planning
  • Personnel law
  • Major trends and conditions in the future of criminal justice

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to Forensic Science 
  • Advanced Forensic Science 
  • Forensic and Medicolegal Death Investigation 
  • Crime Scene Investigation and Management 
  • Ethical Issues in Criminal Justice Administration
  • Legal Issues in Criminal Justice Administration

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete and submit application form and $80 application fee.
  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university with a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4-point scale, unless otherwise approved by the Director.
  • Statement of Professional Goals.
  • Official transcripts from all postsecondary institutions previously attended sent directly to the Graduate Admissions Office from the former institution.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 610 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    18300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 610 USD per credit during 12 months.

Funding

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