Master of Arts (Criminal Justice)

Master of Arts (Criminal Justice)

Master degree
24 months
Application deadlines: 2 July
Processing time: 20 days
Application fee: CA$120
Intakes: September, January, May
International tuition: CA$14,200
Domestic tuition: CA$3,810

Program overview

Because of its flexibility and options for practical and applied studies, the MA in Criminal Justice will appeal to both in-service professionals as well as traditional students pursuing advanced studies in the social sciences. Students in the program gain an in-depth understanding of the criminal justice system, as well as advanced skills in research methodology, study design and application, and policy development. Students can pursue either a course and project-based program of study, or a course and thesis-based program of study.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



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Applicants who hold an Honours degree in Criminal Justice or Criminology with an overall grade point average of 3.0 are preferred candidates. Students with a four-year social science degree, strong backgrounds in theory and methods and a minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher will also be considered. Duolingo English Test - A minimum score of 115. Accepted on a trial basis for Fall & Winter intake 2020-2021.

Career opportunities

Graduates are prepared for further doctoral study or for mid-level planning/research officer positions in government or the non-profit sector.

Campus location

Winnipeg , Canada

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