Each concentration requires 30 hours; the Research Concentration has a thesis option and a non-thesis option, while the Executive Concentration has a non-thesis option only. The curriculum for the Research Concentration provides for the development of theoretical, methodological, and analytical skills in order to evaluate and conduct scientific inquiry into terminological and criminal justice issues.
The curriculum for the Executive Concentration provides for the development of skills in criminal justice program planning, implementation, and evaluation to ensure a meaningful contribution to this important area of community and human services.
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- Foundation Studies in Criminal Justice.
- Administration of Justice.
- Administrative Law in Criminal Justice.
- Advanced Research Methods in Criminal Justice.
- History and Philosophy of Justice.
- 12 months
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- completed online application
- $55 nonrefundable application fee or
- $90 nonrefundable application fee for applications with international credentials
- baccalaureate degree in criminal justice or related field from a regionally accredited university
- official transcripts from each institution where course credit was granted
- minimum 3.0 GPA in the last 60 hours of undergraduate course work (plus any completed graduate courses)
- GRE not required
- statement of purpose indicating career aspirations and reasons for pursuing the M.S.C.J. program
International15440 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 15440 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
National15440 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 15440 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
In-State7880 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 7880 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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