St. Cloud State University
College of Social Sciences
St. Cloud State UniversitySchool of Graduate Studies720 Fourth Avenue South
Stewart Hall 257
Saint Cloud, MN 56301
In the Criminal Justice program, you will direct your studies to take specialization courses that focus on a sub-system of criminal justice that suits your interests and career goals. You will learn in a course-centered program that includes research, core and seminar or specialization courses.
- Three specializations offered — criminal justice administration, criminal justice counseling and an elective track.
- Graduate assistantships sponsored each year.
- Program available on campus or completely online.
- Uses self-directed learning.
- Course-centered, traditional curriculum.
International Student Requirements:In addition to submitting an application, application fee, GRE/GMAT scores if required by program, and 3 letters of recommendation, international students must also submit scores from a language admission exam and financial documentation showing availability of funds for graduate study. Qualifying language admission exams and required scores are as follows: TOEFL: 550 on the paper exam or 79 on the iBT with no subscore under 17; Michigan Placement Test: 80; IELTS: 6.5
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
# of Credits Required: 36-42
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 344.74 resident/ 538.86 non-resident USD
In State Tuition (per year): 9170 USD
Out State Tuition (per year): 13829 USD
Classification: Master's College or University I
Locale: Small City
Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999