M.A. in Forensic Psychology: Non-Licensure Track
The Chicago School’s M.A. in Forensic Psychology: Non-Licensure Track online program is perfect for professionals in law enforcement, policy, and social services. This specialized degree covers a variety of topics that are beneficial for those already employed or seeking employment in treatment facilities, victim’s assistance programs as well as a variety of legal and government environments.
As an online student, you will gain insight into the world of forensic psychology from experienced faculty in a flexible master’s program that works around your schedule. You will also learn strategies that apply the fundamentals of psychology within legal and related fields in courses like Trauma and Crisis Intervention, and Socio-Cultural Issues in Forensic Psychology. Other topics covered in the curriculum include:
The criminal mind
Post-traumatic stress disorder
Mental health in the legal system
Crime prevention through assessing risk
Graduates of the Chicago School’s M.A. in Forensic Psychology online program will find that the knowledge they learned can be applied to most professions that work with or within law enforcement, and the juvenile, civil and criminal justice systems.
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Must have a Bachelor's degree and five or more years of post-baccalaureate work experience.