Marymount University

School of Education and Human Services

M.A. in Forensic and Legal Psychology

Address:

Marymount University, 2807 N. Glebe Rd.

Arlington, VA 22207

United States

Phone:

1-703-284-5901

Fax:

703-527-3815

Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.A.-Forensic and Legal Psychology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The program provides graduates with the skills and knowledge they need to provide effective, high quality services in a variety of forensic settings. These include probation and parole, victim assistance, law enforcement, intelligence, trial consultation, policy, and advocacy. To accomplish this goal, the program balances traditional psychological knowledge and skills with a specialized understanding of the criminal justice and legal systems. The Forensic Psychology program has ongoing research with the Behavioral Science Unit of the FBI, Quantico, VA. The Forensic and Legal Psychology program also periodically offers short-term study opportunities in London, England. The program also offers a concentration in Intelligence Studies, which provides the knowledge and skills necessary to be competitive in the Intelligence Community and the private-sector companies that support it.

Accreditation:

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International Student Requirements:

TOEFL or IELTS

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 39

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $880.00 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999