Department of Criminal Justice College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Wayne State University

Department of Criminal Justice College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Wayne State University

Detroit, MI
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
66%
34%
student ratio
44
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
42%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Criminal Justice And Criminology Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 14
    • 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? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

42% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 59
    • Accepted 25
    • Acceptance Rate 42
    • Enrolled 16
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $
    • Application Fee - International $
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st May 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline October 1st September 1st Yes
    • Spring deadline February 1st January 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE (for applicants with a GPA of 2.75-2.99), minimum GPA of 3.0 (written statement and writing sample if less), bachelor's degree from accredited college or university, and 2 letters of recommendation, personal statement
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based, TWE required, 6 TWE paper based, Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (minimum score 85)

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 31
    • Types of financial support availableTeaching Assistantships, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students44
    • Female Percentage66%
    • Male Percentage34%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students44
    • Part-time Percentage93%
    • Full-time Percentage7%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American34%
    • White / Caucasian57%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown4%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty12
    • Full-time Percentage75%
    • Part-time Percentage25%
    • Female Percentage33%
    • Male Percentage67%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCriminology, juvenile delinquency and justice, law, policing, corrections, social deviance
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Criminal Justice

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Wayne State University

656 West Kirby Street
Detroit, MI 48202
United States

Dr. Bradley Smith

Interim Chair

Phone: 313-577-3281
Fax: 313-577-9977
Email: bradsmith@wayne.edu

Dr. Jennifer Wareham

Associate Professor/Graduate Director

Phone: 313-577-0772
Fax: 313-577-9977
Email: jwareham@wayne.edu


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