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Criminal Justice

Nyack College

48 months
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25000 USD/year
25000 USD/year
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About

The Criminal Justice major at Nyack College is designed to equip its students with the integrity and Christian character needed to face the unique challenges of working in the criminal justice field.  

Overview

With a biblical cornerstone, the  Criminal Justice major at Nyack College trains students to understand the legal, philosophical and moral foundations of the criminal justice system.  Student are prepared to be community engagers as well as practitioners who seek to help and comfort.

The criminal justice program at Nyack is unique due to the emphasis on the restorative justice approach. Restorative justice is a philosophical framework which emphasizes the need to focus on the way in which crime harms relationships and communities.  This framework is firmly rooted in the biblical principles of healing, restitution and reconciliation.  The student’s educational experience culminates in a hands-on internship experience giving them the unique opportunity to gain practical experience, insight and skills into the criminal justice domain.

Careers

The degree provides a solid education on the current philosophical framework in criminal justice and prepares students for careers in the following areas: policing, probation and parole, corrections, private security, social welfare services, loss prevention, intelligence specialist, and court professionals.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Juvenile Justice
  • American Judicial System
  • Criminology
  • Constitutional Law
  • Punishment and Corrections 
  •  Police and Society
  • Comparative Criminal Justice
  • Criminal Law
  • Restorative Justice
  • Ethics in Criminal Justice

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).
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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.
70

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admissions Checklist
  • Pastoral Recommendation
  • High School Transcript
  • Submitting SAT/ACT scores
  • Interview 
  • English Proficiency Test: The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), International English Language Testing System (IELTS), Pearson Test of English (PTE), and Duolingo English Test (DET) are accepted.
  • International Student Questionnaire 
  • Copies of Personal Pages of Passport/Visas. 
  • Copies of previous I-20’s (if currently an F-1 Student) 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12500 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    25000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12500 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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