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About

Help protect vulnerable women, children and families affected by the criminal justice system. Focus your Criminal Justice studies at Bay Path University on Offender Rehabilitation and Victim Advocacy.

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Overview

Why Offender Rehabilitation and Victim Advocacy  at Bay Path University ?

Becoming an advocate in the criminal justice system will give you the opportunity – and the responsibility – to explore ways to help those involved with criminal activity, as well as the victims of criminal activity or abuse.

You will be the first point of contact offering information, support, and advocacy on behalf of your clients. Working within the criminal justice system, you’ll play a key role in preventing crime, advising offenders, and supporting victims.

In this unique major within Criminal Justice, you will explore victims within and affected by the criminal justice system. You will analyze and evaluate the processes and systems designed to help rehabilitate female and child offenders. You’ll learn methods to protect women and their families who are the victims of abuse and criminal activity. You’ll explore ways to help vulnerable families with crime prevention, legal rights, and protections.

You will learn to:

  • Research the most effective safety protocols and community social services.
  • Assist clients with court statements and appearances.
  • Provide supervision, education and emotional support.
  • Evaluate real-life cases, and determine and apply best practices.
  • Investigate the ethical implications of working with victims and those incarcerated in women’s jails, prisons, and juvenile facilities.

Accreditation

Accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Victimology & Criminology
  • Women in Criminal Justice
  • Corrections
  • Probation & Parole
  • Violence Against Women and Children
  • Critical Reading & Response

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Language

English
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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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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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed, free online admissions application
    • Admissions phone interview
    • Official transcripts from all prior colleges and universities
    • GPA of 2.0 or higher - Students with a cumulative GPA of less than 2.0 may be eligible for conditional acceptance. Some programs also may require a higher minimum GPA.
    • Applicants with fewer than 12 college credits to transfer must provide proof of high school graduation by submitting high school transcript(s) or GED, HiSET or TASC completion document.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    400 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 400 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    400 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 400 USD per credit and a duration of 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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