Applicants much have a Bachelors degree from an accredited institution. Acceptance requires a minimum of 18 credit hours of undergraduate coursework in the social sciences. Deficiencies must be corrected under departmental direction. GRE not required. TOEFL or IELTS may be required
Months of entry
The M.A. in Criminology and Justice offers students a rigorous academic foundation in criminology and the skills to analyze crime-related data and research. Combining theory and practical applications, the program enhances career advancement in a variety of professional arenas, including criminal justice agencies, legal settings, and non-profit organizations
Fees and funding
St. John’s University awards a limited number of graduate assistantships and fellowships each year to qualified graduate students. Assistants and fellows are generally appointed to the Department of Sociology and Anthropology where they work 15–18 hours per week in support of faculty research. Assistantships provide tuition remission — and, in some cases, a stipend — for a maximum of 15 credits.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Robert Medrano