Criminology - Global Criminology, M.Sc. | Part time online | San José State University | United States
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Criminology - Global Criminology

24 months
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9000 USD/year
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About

The Department of Justice Studies at San José State University offers an online Master of Science in Criminology - Global Criminology designed to adapt to the ever-changing environment of the justice and legal systems, and the discipline of criminology.

Overview

Criminology - Global Criminology at San José State University uniquely combines advanced study of contemporary international crime and the various responses to crime around the globe with analytic and research techniques used by advanced scholars. 

t provides an international comparative curriculum that develops analytical skills, understanding of legal concepts, theoretical competency, and abilities to apply criminology in practical ways. It aims to equip graduates with a truly global outlook on crime and criminal justice, a commitment to international justice, and professional  competencies to apply practices from around the globe to meet the particular needs of their communities.

Learning outcomes

  • Describe ways to create social change through a critical understanding of the local and global dimensions of crime.
  • Articulate and evaluate scholarly-grounded perspectives on issues of crime and justice, including ways that criminology explains crime and reactions to crime, through academic, professional and social media.
  • Explain theories, assumptions, foundational knowledge, analytical and interpretive protocols, tools, and technologies within the field of criminology at a level demonstrating preparation for advanced professional responsibilities, or pursuing a PhD in criminology-related areas.
  • Demonstrate skills in each step of an investigative, creative, or practical project (e.g., brainstorming, planning, formulating hypotheses or complex questions, designing, creating, completing, and communicating) that helps advance understanding of a criminological or related issue.
  • Employ global perspectives on criminology and concepts of justice to support research-informed solutions to contemporary social problems.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Comparative Criminal Justice Systems
  • Applied Research and Statistics
  • International Criminology & Juvenile Delinquency
  • Crime & Gender Around the World 
  • Cyber Forensics
  • Global Terrorism
  • International Human Rights
  • Policing in Global Contexts
  • Immigration and International Law

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year college or university
  • A 3.0 or higher GPA in the last 60 units/credits (90 quareter units) of coursework and a 3.0 or higher GPA in their respective major
  • Official transcripts (must be sent sealed by the issuing institution)
  • Applicants should also have a general understanding of computers and technology and access to a reliable internet connection.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18000 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    9000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18000 USD for the full programme during 24 months.

Funding

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