School: School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences
Program: Justice Administration and Leadership
Test Score Required: None.
Catalog Page: MS
Applicants do not have to have an undergraduate degree in criminology or a related field, but they should have a passing grade in an undergraduate statistics course or they would be admitted conditionally for one semester during which they would fulfill that prerequisite.
Degree Requirements: A grade point average of at least a 3.2 is required. Can be waived under special circumstances.
Letters of Recommendation: 3
Admissions Essay: Yes
Write about background, why interested in the program, research interests, education.
Deadlines: July 1
800 W. Campbell Rd. GR31
Richardson, TX 75080-3021
Office - GR 2.202
John L. Worrall, Program Head
University of Texas at Dallas
800 West Campbell Road, GR 31
Richardson, TX 75080
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