Tiffin University

Online and Extended Learning

Master of Science in Criminal Justice - Forensic Psychology

Address:

155 Miami St

Tiffin, OH 44883

United States

Phone:

1-800-968-6446

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Criminal Justice - Forensic Psychology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

GAIN RESEARCH BASED UNDERSTANDING

Understand criminals. Understand their victims. Designed especially for those who are interested in examining the relationship between psychology and the criminal justice system, TU’s Forensic Psychology program is primarily researched based and will prepare students for careers in the criminal justice system and mental health service agencies. Our grads have gone on to work in state prison systems, community corrections agencies, federal, state and local law enforcement, victims’ services or have continued their education and obtained Ph.D. and Psy.D. degrees in Psychology and Forensic Psychology.

YOUR FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGY PROGRAM

The Master of Science in Criminal Justice Degree, with a concentration in Forensic Psychology is a professional practical degree program that attracts skilled managers, agents, and clinicians from many components of the criminal justice and juvenile justice systems. Combined with the faculty who direct and facilitate the educational experiences in the MS program, the school’s talented and multifaceted students complete the mixture and create an intellectual synergy that’s found in very few graduate programs.

PRACTICAL EDUCATION

Our faculty bring years of executive, operations-level, clinical, academic, and research experience in criminal justice to the graduate learning process in a way that sparks debate, fosters insight and elicits innovation. Joint student-faculty collaboration on learning projects is a common occurrence.

This concentration is designed for students who are interested in examining the relationship between psychology and the criminal justice system. The focus of the program is on the many different aspects within psychology and law. The program is primarily research based and will prepare students for careers in the criminal justice system and/or mental health service agencies. Students will develop knowledge and expertise in substance abuse, psychopathology, personality assessment and research methods.

Accreditation:

Tiffin is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC)  and School of Business is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

Facts & Figures

Classification: Specialized Institution—School of business and management

Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Tiffin FAFSA Code: 003121.

Locale: Distant Town

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