389
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Saint Joseph's University / Department of Criminal Justice is located in Philadelphia, PA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
(Post-Master's Certificate) Behavior analysis
Master of Science (MS) Criminal justice
Master of Science (MS) Federal law enforcement
Master of Science (MS) Intelligence and crime analysis
Master of Science (MS) Behavior analysis
Master of Science (MS) Behavior management

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 142
Other Advanced Degrees 26

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Thesis Optional

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

189
Applied
124
Accepted
94
Enrolled
66%

Applying

35
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline Not reported July 15th No
Spring deadline Not reported November 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Requirements 2 letters of recommendation, personal statement, resume, official transcripts, minimum GPA of 3.0
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards May 1
Types of financial support available Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

389
Total Graduate Students
95%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
4%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.11%
Black or African American 21.34%
White or Caucasian 56%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.51%
Asian 1.03%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 16.2%

Gender

Male (26%)
Female (73%)

Faculty

37
Total faculty
Full-time (4)
Part-time (33)
Male (18)
Female (19)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Ethics in policing, multiculturalism, behavior analysis
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
17,309

Location & Contact

Address 5600 City Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19131-1395
United States
Contact Sylvia M. DeSantis
Director
Email: gradcas@sju.edu
Phone: 610-660-3131