Criminology and Justice Policy

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.