Criminal Justice Graduate Student Handbook

Welcome to graduate school at the University of North Florida! We trust that you will find your experience in the Master of Science in Criminal Justice (MSCJ) Program at UNF both challenging and rewarding, and we look ahead to celebrating your successful completion of the program.

We encourage you to familiarize yourself with the list below to ensure that you are prepared to meet the expectations of graduate students in the MSCJ Program.

Again, welcome and best of luck in your pursuit of advanced education! 



General Information
  • Class Size and Format
  • Class Attendance
  • The Graduate Workload
  • Quality of Work
  • Self-Direction/Self-Motivation
  • Rules and Regulations

  • Admission Policies and Procedures
  • Applying to the MSCJ Program
  • Application Review and Decision
  • Trial Admission
  • Post-Baccalaureate Status
  • Readmission of Inactive Students

  • MSCJ Program Information
  • Program
  • Prerequisites
  • Program Courses

  • Registration, Enrollment and Graduation
  • Registration
  • Graduate GPA
  • Graduate Transfer Credit Policy
  • Applying for Graduation

  • Exit Requirements
  • Thesis option

  • Financial Aid Opportunities
  • Student Loans
  • Graduate School Scholarship Opportunities
  • MSCJ Assistantships and Scholarships

  • Appendices
  • Faculty
  • Forms