Doctor of Philosophy in Criminal Justice
Nova Southeastern University

Program Details

The online PhD in Criminal Justice degree program from Nova Southeastern University is designed to open opportunity in areas of research, academia, and management to those who are ready to advance in the field as well as to individuals considering a career change. This degree can lead to a career in administration (social policy), academia, research, and upper-level jobs as criminal investigators, correctional authorities, consultants, or criminologists. There are three concentrations available to suit students' personal interests and professional goals:

  • Organizational Leadership
  • Behavioral Science
  • Juvenile Justice

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Nova Southeastern University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Interview, Resume/CV, Additional Materials May Be Requested