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Administration of Justice and Security

University of Phoenix

18 months
Duration
698 USD/credit
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About

Our Master of Science in Administration of Justice and Security program at University of Phoenix delivers a blend of administrative training, policy development and problem-solving skills to prepare students for administrative roles in law enforcement, corporate security and infrastructure security.

Overview

In this Master of Science in Administration of Justice and Security program at University of Phoenix, you’ll study:

  • Policing, the court systems, corrections, private security — and how they relate to each other
  • Cybercrime and information systems security
  • Risk and critical incident management
  • Forensic science and psychological profiling
  • Finance and budgeting in justice and security

Job opportunities

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the job growth for first-line supervisors of police and detectives is projected to be 7 percent between 2016 and 2026. A Master of Science in Administration of Justice and Security can help prepare you to be a:
  • Director, security management
  • Director, corporate security
  • Security director
  • District loss prevention manager
  • Chief of police
  • Lieutenant

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Intro To Graduate Study In Criminal Justice And Security
  • Criminological Theory
  • Cybercrime And Information Systems Security
  • Organizational Administration In Justice And Security
  • Ethics In Justice And Security
  • Concepts Of Physical And Personal Security
  • Management Of Institutional Risk And Critical Incident Mgnt
  • Finance And Budgeting In Justice And Security
  • Legal Issues In Justice And Security
  • Forensic Science And Psychological Profiling
  • Public Policy Issues
  • Program Development And Evaluation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

37 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All academic records from international colleges and countries outside the United States are evaluated by the evaluation service provided by University of Phoenix.
  • A valid, acceptable visa or resident alien status is required if an applicant lives and/or works in the United States and is not a U.S. citizen. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    698 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 698 USD per credit during 18 months.
  • National

    698 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 698 USD per credit during 18 months.

Living costs for Phoenix

900 - 1450 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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