Administration of Justice, M.Sc. | Online (optional) | Wilmington University | New Castle, United States
M.Sc. On Campus Online Blended

Administration of Justice

12 months
563 USD/credit 20268 USD/year
512 USD/credit 18432 USD/year
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Administration of Justice from Wilmington University offeres you the chance to become a leader in the field of criminal justice. Gain the knowledge and skills so you can address the problems and issues that will challenge agencies in the future with this.


Administration of Justice from Wilmington University is designed to meet the educational needs of emerging managers and scholars who will be challenged by the many complex issues in criminal justice and private sector settings in the future. Emphasis is placed on producing scholarly practitioners who have the theoretical, operational, and practical educational foundation to be successful in their professional fields. The concentrations in Leadership and Administration, Criminal Behavior, and Homeland Security provide the opportunity for specialized studies. There is also a more general approach for those with other interests.

Learning outcomes

The core of the program at Wilmington University is anchored in the identified disciplines of research, theory, and ethics. This core will provide the student with the academic quality and rigor required as a base from which to build, according to individual interests and needs. Elective course offerings provide the students with the flexibility to choose from topics that will best prepare them to meet their own goals and aspirations. Faculty provides individual attention which gives each student the opportunity to design a personal plan of study within the program. Courses have been carefully selected and designed in consultation with professional practitioners to ensure that the most current issues and topics are included in the curriculum. The faculty is carefully recruited from the field to ensure that the class presentations are as current as the events in the profession that day.

Program Competencies

  • Exercise critical thinking strategies, including reasoning, problem solving, analysis, and evaluation and apply them to defined criminal justice issues.
  • Demonstrate flexible thinking while maintaining a results-oriented outlook.
  • Foster an environment that encourages students to actively engage in research and critically evaluate, synthesize, and analyze information that is necessary in the decision making process.
  • Design and interpret research in criminal justice.
  • Develop an understanding of the professional, ethical, social, and legal issues that challenge the criminal justice system.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Criminological Theory
  • Criminal Justice Ethics
  • Managing Diversity
  • Technology for Modern Policing
  • Criminal Law

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Wilmington University Application for Admission

  • $35 non-refundable application fee

  • Copy of Permanent Resident Card

  • Official Transcripts from United States institutions

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20268 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 563 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    18432 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 512 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for New Castle

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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


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