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Criminal Justice - Social Work (Coordinated Program)

University of Wisconsin Milwaukee

24 months
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25282 USD/year
25282 USD/year
12050 USD/year
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About

The goal of the Criminal Justice - Social Work (Coordinated Program) program of the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee is to make an evidence-based social work practice curriculum available to Master of Science in Criminal Justice students. Our program is highly complementary to criminal justice inquiry and study.

Overview

About

The Criminal Justice - Social Work (Coordinated Program) program of the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee combines the strengths of two graduate programs and provides students with theoretical and practical exposure to evolving professional practice in the field of criminal justice, or social work with a focus on criminal justice.

The program aims at developing the requisite knowledge base and skills needed for effective practice with individuals, families, groups, organizations and communities involved in the criminal justice system.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Criminological Perspectives
  • Administration of Criminal Justice Systems
  • Analysis of Criminal Justice Research
  • Social Systems and Social Work Practice
  • Methods of Social Welfare Research
  • Cultural Diversity and Social Work

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79

Credits

71 alternative credits
  • Without BSW: 71
  • With BSW: 89

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.75
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
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English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate degree from an accredited university in criminal justice, a related social science, or other relevant educational experience.
  • Undergraduate cumulative GPA of 3.00 (for good-standing admission).
  • Applicants with an undergraduate cumulative GPA between 2.75-2.99 may also be considered for admission but must submit satisfactory scores on the verbal and quantitative sections of either the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or the Miller Analogies Test (MAT).
  • Two letters of recommendation from those familiar with applicant’s academic record and suitability for graduate work.
  • It is recommended that applicants have completed a research methods course and a statistics course at the undergraduate level prior to beginning the program.
  • Official transcripts
  • Satisfactory completion of at least 21 semester credits in social and behavior science areas such as psychology, sociology, political science, economics, anthropology, or their equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25282 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25282 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    25282 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25282 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    12050 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12050 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Milwaukee

1066 - 1767 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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