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Criminal Justice

University of Wisconsin-Parkside

48 months
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15691 USD/year
15691 USD/year
7422 USD/year
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About

The Criminal Justice program of University of Wisconsin-Parkside is one of our most popular academic programs. With the help of internships, diverse faculty, research opportunities, and more, our students can use their knowledge in criminal justice in a variety of ways.

Overview

In a growing career field that consists of many different specializations, understanding criminal behavior as well as the governing legal system is a great asset to society. The Criminal Justice program of University of Wisconsin-Parkside provides a wide array of studies including criminology, policing, the courts, juvenile delinquency/juvenile justice, and corrections which pave the way to influential careers concerning these topics as well as government law, paralegal, private-practices, correctional treatment specialists, and more.

Learning in Action

Our students can use their knowledge in Criminal Justice to:

  • Improve the Justice System - by communicating the results of criminal justice concepts and criminological theories to articulate methods and strategies to improve our justice system.
  • Advance the Scientific Basis - exercise reasoned judgment to advance the scientific basis of criminal justice practices, policies and procedures by identifying and evaluating research needs and priorities of our justice agencies.
  • Promote Ethical Principles and Practices - demonstrate social and personal responsibility by evaluating evidence, acting ethically, and reflecting the values that are the underpinnings of criminal justice as an academic discipline.

Career Paths

  • FBI Agent
  • Police Officer
  • Crime Scene Investigator
  • DNR Ranger
  • TSA Officer Game Warden
  • Correctional Officer
  • Probation Officer
  • Juvenile Case Manager

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Criminal Justice
  • Criminal Justice Research Methods
  • Criminology
  • Juvenile Delinquency/Juvenile Justice
  • Police and Society
  • Criminal Procedure

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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).
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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.
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

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).
5.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
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.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit online application
  • Submit the application fee
  • At the time of application, students must have already completed or be close to completing secondary school (high school)
  • Students whose prior education was not conducted in English are required to submit proof of language proficiency
  • International students must certify that they have enough financial support for the first full year of their education
  • Submit a clear, easy-to-read copy of the personal information page of your passport

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15691 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15691 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    15691 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15691 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7422 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7422 USD per year during 48 months.

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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