Doctor of Psychology - Criminology and Justice Studies SpecializationUniversity of the Rockies

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Doctor of Psychology - Criminology and Justice Studies Specialization

Be a practitioner and a scholar with advanced courses and seminars in the arena of law enforcement and corrections. Earn expertise in cutting-edge theories of criminal behavior, and find real-world solutions. Explore how institutions process criminals through the correctional system, and learn to ensure due process. Distinguish between crimes and locate them within social and economic contexts. Discover proven methods to rehabilitate people, empowering them to return as productive members of society. The Doctoral curriculum can open doors to a career in the criminal justice system, in designing and steering public policy, and in scholarly research at the highest level. You can make a difference.

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AccreditationUniversity of the Rockies is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association (NCA).
RequirementsApplicants must have a Master's degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education.
On Campus RequirementAll students enrolled in the online Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) program will be required to attend in-residence weekends for three of their courses.
Delivery FormatOnline; All students enrolled in the online Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) program will be required to attend in-residence weekends for three of their courses.
Education LevelDoctorate
LanguageEnglish