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Criminal Justice Administration

University of South Florida

12 months
Duration
15864 USD/year
15864 USD/year
7840 USD/year
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About

The Criminal Justice Administration MA program offered at University of South Florida is a specialized and concentrated program of study designed specifically for current or former practitioners within the criminal justice system.

Overview

What you will learn

The Criminal Justice Administration MA program offered at University of South Florida targets individuals who do not anticipate continuing on to the doctoral studies. It is a concentrated weekend, cohort-based major leading to the M.A. in five consecutive semesters. Up to two classes may be offered via the internet. Classes are held on weekends, meet for one day, and run seven weeks back-to-back. The major is modeled after a typical executive MBA program for working professionals. This is a cohort based model. This major concentrates on issues related to the organization and operation of criminal justice agencies and related organizations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theory, Practice, and Research in Law Enforcement
  • Research Methods in Criminology
  • Quantitative Analysis in Criminology
  • Policy Organization, Behavior, and Administration
  • Advanced Seminar in Law Enforcement
  • Topics in Criminology and Criminal Justice

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree from an approved regionally accredited institution (or international equivalent).
  • Minimum grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.00 (on a 4.00 scale)
  • Two letters of recommendation attesting to the applicant’s abilities to succeed at the graduate level
  • A statement of purpose addressing the motivations to attain a graduate diploma and the intention to apply the diploma to a specific set of purposes
  • English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15864 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15864 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    15864 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15864 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    7840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7840 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Tampa

1122 - 1951 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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