MSCJ - Admissions Information

Admission requirements for the online Master of Science in Criminal Justice are as follows:

Regular Admission:  To obtain regular admission, students must have an unrecalculated grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale or a satisfactory standardized test score (30th percentile or higher). If a student meets these criteria, but has undergraduate coursework deficiencies, they will be granted provisional admission.

Provisional Admission:  To obtain provisional admission, students must meet two of the three following criteria: an overall GPA of 2.75 or higher, a GPA of 3.0 or higher in the last 40 hours of course work, and a satisfactory (30th percentile or higher) standardized test score.

NOTE:  When applying please use the online graduate application and under "What type of academic program you are applying to:" select "A program 100% on-line".


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