The Criminal Justice and Criminology program is offered by Washington State University . The program is flexible and provides a superb basis for entry into graduate work at the doctoral level or applied work in criminal justice agencies. Approximately 70% of our M.A. graduates are employed in applied settings while the balance have pursued teaching and research careers.
- Federal law enforcement,
- Secret service,
- Immigration and Customs,
- Homeland Security,
- Police and corrections planning and analysis.
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All graduates will be able to:
- Disciplinary Proficiency: Students will be generally knowledgeable about criminal justice policy and criminological theory.
- Diversity Knowledge: Students will understand how history, structures of power and privilege, and cultural, social, and economic forces affect criminal justice and criminological outcomes.
- Methodological Competence: Students will be competent in the basics of criminal justice and criminological research, including research design and rudimentary quantitative analysis.
- Proficient Communication: Students will become capable communicators in terms of research according to professional standards in both written and oral formats.
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- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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- Fall January 10th
- Spring July 1st
DisciplinesCriminal Law Criminology Criminal Justice View 248 other Masters in Criminal Law in United States
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- A baccalaureate degree from a college or university, accredited by a recognized association.
- An undergraduate cumulative GPA minimum of 3.0, grade point average of at least 3.0 from the last 60 semester hours (90 quarter hours), or a graduate GPA of at least 3.30 for 12 semester credit hours at an accredited graduate school. Note, the minimum GPA to be considered for admission is a 3.0, however a 3.5 or higher is preferred.
- For students entering from a foreign university, evidence of English proficiency (i.e., Test of English as a Foreign Language) and financial resources.
- Personal Statement
- 3 Letters of Recommendation. At least one of the recommendations must be from a professor.
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International6369 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6369 USD per year during 12 months.
National6369 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6369 USD per year during 12 months.
The tuition fee may vary depending on the location of your study program.
Living costs for Pullman
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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