- College of Social Sciences & Humanities
- Study Options
- Full Time
- Full Program Description
The School of Criminology and Criminal Justice at Northeastern University offers a Ph.D. in Criminology and Justice Policy. This program prepares students for academic careers as well as careers in research and policy development. The program is small and student-centered with the goal of preparing students for academic and policy placements. For full-time students it is expected that students entering the program with a bachelor’s degree will be able to complete the program in five to six years and students entering with a master’s degree will be able to complete the program in four years.