Department of Criminal Justice College of Public Policy The University of Texas at San Antonio

Department of Criminal Justice College of Public Policy The University of Texas at San Antonio

San Antonio, TX
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
48%
52%
student ratio
27
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 1
fall application deadline
83%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Criminology Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 15
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

83% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 18
    • Accepted 15
    • Acceptance Rate 83
    • Enrolled 11
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $80
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 1st April 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st September 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0 in the last 60 hours of UG, 2 letters of recommendation, resume, 18 credit hours in criminal justice, criminology or closely related discipline, and be in good standing at last institution, recommendation of the CJCMS Committee.
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 15
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students27
    • Female Percentage48%
    • Male Percentage52%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students27
    • Part-time Percentage56%
    • Full-time Percentage44%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino52%
    • Black / African American11%
    • White / Caucasian26%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native4%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races7%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty6
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage17%
    • Male Percentage83%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCriminological theory, crime prevention, administration of justice, correctional interventions, evidence-based practices and program evaluation
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$14,395

Location & Contact

Department of Criminal Justice

College of Public Policy
The University of Texas at San Antonio

501 W. Cesar E. Chavez Blvd.
San Antonio, TX 78207
United States

Dr. Richard Hartley

Associate Professor and Chair

Phone: 210-458-2535
Fax: 210-458-2680
Email: richard.hartley@utsa.edu

Dr. Marie Tillyer

Associate Professor Graduate Advisor of Record

Phone: 210-458-2682
Fax: 210-459-2680
Email: marie.tillyer@utsa.edu


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