Birmingham, AL
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
27%
73%
student ratio
11
total students
Tuition Cost $24,100
$24,100
average amount to complete degree
July 1
fall application deadline
100%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Criminal Justice And Criminology Master of Science in Criminal Justice (MSCJ)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 3
    • 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? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis or demonstration project that shows proficiency in the subject
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

100% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 8
    • Accepted 8
    • Acceptance Rate 100
    • Enrolled 5
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 1st July 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st November 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & Fees$24,100
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJuly 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students11
    • Female Percentage27%
    • Male Percentage73%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students11
    • Part-time Percentage9%
    • Full-time Percentage91%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American64%
    • White / Caucasian36%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty7
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage43%
    • Male Percentage57%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCriminology, corrections, police, research methods
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program in Criminal Justice

College of Arts and Sciences
The University of Alabama at Birmingham

UBOB 210, 1720 2nd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294
United States

Dr. Heith Copes

Director of Graduate Studies in Criminal Justice

Phone: 205-934-2069
Fax: 205-934-2067
Email: jhcopes@uab.edu

Ms. Susan Banks

Director of Graduate School Operations

Phone: 205-934-8227
Fax: 205-934-8413
Email: gradschool@uab.edu


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