Roger Williams University

School Of Justice Studies

M.S. Criminal Justice


One Old Ferry Road

Bristol, RI 02809

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S. Criminal Justice

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Science in Criminal Justice program prepares you for a career in justice system policy formulation and to serve effectively as an administrator to U.S. justice system agencies. You will explore the fields of criminology - examining the nature and causes of crime - and justice system management, which focuses on modern administrative theory, legal issues in personnel administration, and management of criminal justice agencies.

The program is offered full-time or part-time on-ground at our Bristol and Providence campuses or fully online. Faculty in the program possess both high level academic experience as well as professional experience, giving students exposure to both theory and practice in the classroom. Students can elect to complete their studies with a comprehensive exam or a thesis project.



International Student Requirements:

International graduate applicants are required to submit an official evaluation of ALL foreign credentials, and the evaluation must include a course-by course evaluation, including all courses earned toward the undergraduate degree. Applicants may use a

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 876 USD

Classification: Baccalaureate College—General

Locale: Small Suburb

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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