Things aren’t always what they seem. For our society to be better, we must understand its people. In the Criminal Justice - Criminal Behavior program of Tiffin University you can develop expertise in the psychological causes of crime with classes that focus on trends and major crime problems and statistics, the nature and causes of crime, justice agencies and personnel, and the changing features of the American legal system and criminal justice agency management.
Bringing The Real World Into The Classroom: The MS, Criminal Behavior Concentration
Tiffin University’s Master of Science Degree in Criminal Justice (MS), with a concentration in Criminal Behavior, is an outstanding example of how the real world meets the classroom experience. Our faculty members have all been working professionals in the field, and our students are also working professionals, which provides for an exciting dialogue and a dynamic education filled with connections. This is as real as it gets!
What Is TU’s MS in Criminal Justice?
The Master of Science in Criminal Justice (MS) is a professional practical degree program that attracts skilled managers, agents and clinicians from many components of the criminal justice and juvenile justice systems. Combined with the faculty who direct and facilitate the educational experiences in the MS program, the school's talented and multifaceted students complete the mixture and create an intellectual synergy that’s found in very few graduate programs.
Our faculty bring years of executive, operations-level, clinical, academic and research experience in criminal justice to the graduate learning process in a way that sparks debate, fosters insight and elicits innovation. Joint student-faculty collaboration on learning projects is a common occurrence.
The Criminal Behavior Concentration is designed for students interested in examining the relationship between Psychology and the Criminal Justice system. Students will develop an understanding in crisis intervention, counseling, psychopathology, personality assessment and research methods. The Criminal Behavior concentration is offered in the three-semester format and is only available online.
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- Contemporary Criminal Justice: Issues and Trends
- Research Design and Analysis
- Statistical Applications in Criminal Justice
- Legal and Ethical Issues in Criminal Justice
- Mental Health Law
- Criminogenic Psychopathology
- 20 months
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Online - Offered in two terms per semester starting in January, March, May, July, August and October
DisciplinesCriminal Law Criminology View 48 other Masters in Criminology in United States
- A bachelor's degree or a three-year undergraduate professional degree from an accredited higher education institution
- Undergraduate academic achievement of 3.0 GPA
- A clear goal for pursuing graduate studies (stated in a personal statement)
- Satisfactory TOEFL score (550 PBT/79-80 iBT) or IELTS score 6 or iTEP score of 3.9
International21000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 21000 USD per year and a duration of 20 months.
National21000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 21000 USD per year and a duration of 20 months.
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.
Getting a Student Visa
This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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