Applied Criminology, M.Sc. | Northern Arizona University | Flagstaff, United States
12 months
26994 USD/year
26994 USD/year
11004 USD/year
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Applied Criminology at Northern Arizona University fits you if you have a passion for helping others and want to explore the relationships between law and society.


Program Details

At Applied Criminology at Northern Arizona University you'll have the opportunity to learn about how justice is applied specifically to juveniles, women, and ethnic groups.  Required coursework will also engage you in the study of how cultural and political issues are related to criminal justice around the world.

This professional program focuses on the social and practical problems surrounding the creation and implementation of law and justice policy in local, national and international environments.  You can focus your studies in the areas of communities and justice, socio-legal policies and practices, and transnational crime and justice.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Criminology Theory
  • Qualitative Research
  • World Indigenous People and Justice
  • Human Rights and Transnational Justice
  • School, Youth and Violence

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have earned a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 out of a 4.0 scale for their bachelor’s degree to be considered for regular admission. 
  • Applicants who have earned their degree(s) from an international institution must submit official transcripts directly from the university or college. 
  • English Proficiency
  • NAU Graduate Online application is required for all programs. 
  • Undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Writing sample
  • Personal statement or essay

Tuition Fee

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    26994 USD/year
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  • In-State

    11004 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 11004 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Flagstaff

1010 - 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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