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Crime and Justice Studies and Law

Suffolk University

Master On Campus
48 months
Duration
1777 USD/credit
1777 USD/credit
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About

The Crime and Justice Studies and Law program of Suffolk University will help you master legal principles and techniques as you work both within and beyond the boundaries of the crime and justice system. And you can earn your degrees on an expedited schedule.

Overview

You'll earn the dual degree at both the College of Art & Sciences and Suffolk University Law School. Through your advanced studies, you'll emerge prepared to think critically and act decisively to improve outcomes for both individuals and communities. The faculty of the Crime and Justice Studies and Law program of Suffolk University are leading thinkers in the field and will further help you maximize your professional potential.

Degree Requirements

You can pursue your MSCJS/JD dual degree either full- or part-time. The curriculum consists of 80 Law School credits and 24 College credits.

You may apply for this dual-degree program before you enter Suffolk University, during your first year of full-time MSCJS studies, or during your second or third year of study at the Law School.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Crime and Communities
  • Seminar in Crime & Justice
  • Research Methods
  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Civil Procedure
  • Criminal Law

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Fall Semester: April 15 (priority), then rolling
  • Spring Semester: October 15 (priority), then rolling

Language

English

Credits

104 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application (submitted through Suffolk Law School)
  • $50 application fee
  • Resume
  • Goal statement (essay)
  • Letter of recommendation
  • All official transcripts from any college and university attended
  • Official LSAT or GRE scores 
  • Official TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE-Academic scores (international students only)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1777 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1777 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    1777 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1777 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • Cost for part-time students: 1,777 USD per credit

Funding

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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