Criminal Justice Administration, M.Sc. | Point Park University | Pittsburgh, United States
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Criminal Justice Administration

12 months
759 USD/credit 22770 USD/year
759 USD/credit 22770 USD/year
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Our Master of Science in Criminal Justice Administration at Point Park University provides a strong foundation in business, administration, law, policy, economics and criminological theory.


The Criminal Justice Administration program at Point Park University is designed for both the well-educated criminal justice professional who must be armed with diverse skills, as well as the working professional who wants to pursue advanced education on Saturdays.

This graduate degree in criminal justice is offered in an accelerated format and can be completed in three semesters of full-time study.

Career Options

Graduates with criminal justice administration master's degrees can pursue various leadership opportunities at the federal, state, county, city and township levels, such as:

  • State and Local Policing
  • Federal Law Enforcement
  • Corrections
  • Judicial System

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Criminal Justice Administration and Management
  • Politics, Policy and Criminal Justice
  • Organizational Behavior in Criminal Justice
  • Economics of the Criminal Justice System
  • Advanced Research Design and Analysis in Criminal Justice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • Rolling admissions




30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the online application - Apply Now Free
  • Request official post-secondary transcripts from all  institution(s) attended and have them sent to Point Park University. All non -English transcripts must also include English translations.  
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS results, if applicable,  with a test date of no more than two years. (Point Park University TOEFL Institutional Code is 2676).
  • Two Letters of Recommendation . Your references should be in a position to assess your potential for successful graduate study , most notably current or former employers or professors. NOTE: MFA candidates are not required to submit letters.
  • Personal Statement of Future Goals (two page maximum)
  • Current Resume/Vitae.
  • Passport identification page and visa page if applicable 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 759 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    22770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 759 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Pittsburgh

1148 - 1944 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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