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Criminal Justice

Youngstown State University (YSU)

48 months
Duration
14249 USD/year
14249 USD/year
8249 USD/year
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About

Criminal Justice from Youngstown State University (YSU) majors study the law inside and out, and how best to protect citizens under those laws. Many students also choose to go on to law school after earning their degree.

Overview

Criminal Justice from Youngstown State University (YSU) prepares you to become a police officer or detective which is a personally rewarding work that also helps your community. But to protect and serve, you must first learn how to do it well.

All Criminal Justice students complete the general degree requirement. You will also choose one of the following five tracks to enhance your degree:

  • Corrections Track
  • Generalist Track
  • Law Enforcement Track
  • Legal Processes Track
  • Loss Prevention / Asset Protection Track

Careers

Our graduates work for:

  •  Federal Bureau of Investigation
  •  Sarasota County
  •  Ohio State Highway Patrol
  •  Mill Creek MetroParks
  •  Columbus Police Department

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Law and Criminal Justice Ethics
  • Social and Personal Awareness
  • General Psychology
  • Policing
  • Criminal Courts
  • Corrections
  • Social Statistics
  • Criminal Justice Research
  • Criminal Justice Management Concepts
  • Criminal Law
  • Crime and Delinquency

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
67

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
67

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete online application form, please check the notes.
  • A nonrefundable $45 (US) application fee. 
  • Applicants must have graduated from high school or have successfully completed the General Education Development (GED) test to be considered for admission. 
  • Submit a high school transcript and American College Test (ACT) or Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) scores.  
  • Applicants must have a high school grade point average of 2.00 or higher on a 4.00 point scale, have an ACT composite score of 17 or higher, or a combined SAT score of 920 or higher from the evidence-base writing and reading test, and the math test to be admitted unconditionally.
  • Proof of English Proficiency.
  • Photocopy of passport page showing Photo, Name, Date of Birth, citizenship, etc.
  • Affidavit of Financial Support Form
  • Supporting Financial documents, e.g. bank statement.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14249 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14249 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    14249 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14249 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8249 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8249 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Youngstown

787 - 1299 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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