The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

M.A. in Forensic Psychology: Non-Licensure Track

Address:

325 North Wells Street

Chicago, IL 60610

United States

Phone:

1-800-721-8072

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.A. in Forensic Psychology: Non-Licensure Track

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Chicago School's online M.A. in Forensic Psychology: Non-Licensure Track program is designed for students who wish to learn how to apply psychological theories to the juvenile, civil, and criminal justice systems.

This online master's program in forensic psychology is ideal for professionals in the legal and public policy arenas, including those currently employed in corrections, law enforcement, and the military. Individuals working in victim's assistance programs, treatment facilities, and within social services agencies will also benefit from this specialized degree.

Forensic Psychology students at TCSPP will learn strategies that apply psychology to the understanding and functioning of legal and related fields. The Chicago School's M.A. in Forensic Psychology: Non-Licensure Track program covers a variety of topics, including:

  • understanding the criminal personality
  • crime prevention through risk assessment
  • mental health law
  • trial consultation
  • substance abuse treatment
  • trauma and crisis intervention
  • community liaison work with legal, law enforcement, and social service agencies


 

Accreditation:

Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges

Eligibility Requirements:

Must have a Bachelor's degree and five or more years of post-baccalaureate work experience.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Specialized Institution—Other

Loans Offered: Federal Financial Aid available.

Locale: Large City

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