Criminal Justice Graduate Program
Jump start your entry into the world's high-paying, innovative technology industries with a Criminal Justice Graduate Program from RIT. Some of today's most sought after, recession-proof math and science-related disciplines like Graduate Programs are waiting for you at RIT. So don't wait. Contact us to learn more about this program at RIT now!
Our Criminal Justice graduate program is ideal for students looking for practical training in policy analysis and practice with a special focus on modern community and inner-city issues. This degree program takes a multidisciplinary approach to local policy research analysis, highlighting research in criminology, social sciences and more, and emphasizing the critical, hands-on skills needed to put such theory into practice and succeed in criminal justice career paths. Undergraduate students applying to the Criminal Justice MS are required to have an academic background in criminology and research methods, including experience in statistics. The following classes are common to both the project and thesis paths:
- Professional Seminar in Criminal Justice Theory
- Professional Seminar in Research Methods
- Interventions and Change in Criminal Justice
- Crime, Justice and Community
- Advanced Criminology
- Capstone in Criminal Justice
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Enroll in an RIT program and you'll find that a world of opportunity opens up. In addition to unparalleled opportunities for research and career placement, you'll also benefit from our partnerships with countless national and international corporate and government entities and have the support of highly respected faculty members.
Completing a Graduate Program in Criminal Justice at RIT can also help to enhance your earning potential. We're proud to say that placement rate for 2014 graduate students was 95%! Not only that, but when you complete your education at RIT, you'll be networked with more than 100,000 well-connected alumni who know and respect the power of an RIT qualification.
Every year ambitious students find a home in RIT's energetic learning community. Distinctive academic offerings like ours help students develop personal and professional interests that not only provide an academic boost, but also serve as the ideal preparation for long-term career success. Our unique blend of creativity and specialization in ground-breaking fields like criminal justice mean RIT is among the world's leading career-oriented, technological institutions. Ask about our quarter program, which allows you to take classes four times a year and earn your degree faster.