Master of Arts in Social Science (Applied Criminology)
Cal U's Master's degree in Applied Criminology is on the forefront of understanding crime and applying this knowledge to create policies and practices to create positive social change. In the program, students begin by building a strong foundation of theoretical and research knowledge and skills. Thus equipped, students examine ethical and legal aspects of criminology, criminal investigative analysis, and geographical crime analysis. We combine our expertise in multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary approaches to the subject matter from sociological, criminological, psychological, justice studies, and legal perspectives.
Students with bachelor’s degrees in criminology, sociology, criminal justice, psychology, and forensic science are particularly suited for the M.A. in Applied Criminology, but the completion of any undergraduate degree will be acceptable.
To apply for this program, please complete the following steps:
1. Click on the Apply Now option on the upper left-hand side of this page.
2. Choose Apply for Fall Term.
3. Complete the log in process by clicking first time user account creation.
4. Select New Application.
5. From the drop-down menu, choose Graduate Online and hit continue.
6. Select Admissions Term Fall and fill in your name.
7. Click Fill Out Application.
8. For this program, please choose the M.A. in Social Science option under the Planned Course of Study drop-down menu.
For more information email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 1.866.595.6348.