Forensic Psychology Schools

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Approximately 89 online schools exist in the US. Of these schools, about 10 offer accredited online forensic psychology programs. There are approximately 107,602 students enrolled in these accredited online forensic psychology schools. The admission rate for students who apply to these online forensic psychology colleges is 53%. This means that 53 out of every 100 students who apply for admission to enroll in online forensic psychology courses receive admission.

These schools offer online forensic psychology classes at the following levels:

  • Bachelor's degree in forensic psychology
  • Master's degree in forensic psychology
  • Doctoral degree in forensic psychology
  • Certificate in forensic psychology

Accredited online forensic psychology schools offer 3 online forensic psychology certificate programs and 14 online forensic psychology bachelor's degree programs for students to select from. And these schools have 24 online forensic psychology master's degree programs for students to choose from and 2 online forensic psychology doctoral degree programs.

Of the students who enroll in online forensic psychology classes, a reported 55% graduate within a reasonable amount of time. And approximately 45% do not.

After graduation, online forensic psychology college graduates can choose from careers such as a forensic psychologist. Salary earned by those with forensic psychology degrees or certificates depends on factors such as seniority, the exact job, or shift timings. Salary can be in the range of $22,890 to $161,780 per year. On average, forensic psychologists earn $84,196 per year.

Disclaimer: The data used above represents both online and offline offerings. Data for only online schools is not readily available. However, this data can give students a basic picture of what to expect.

 
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  • Master of Science (M.S.) in Forensic Psychology - Forensic Psychology in the Community - The Walden University Online Master of Science (M.S.) in Forensic Psychology Forensic Psychology in the Community program is designed to help students learn prevention, intervention and consultation program for criminal offenders and the basics of community crime prevention and restorative justice. The Online Master of Science (M.S.) in Forensic Psychology Forensic Psychology in the Community program is designed to lead to careers such as law enforcement or victim advocacy, corrections, case management or consultation. The program is 56 credit hours in length and requires a one credit hour foundation course and 5 credit hours in either a Capstone project or field experience training.
  • Master of Science (M.S.) in Forensic Psychology - General - The Walden University Master of Science (M.S.) in Forensic Psychology General program is a broad overview of criminal behaviors and factors that go into identifying, preventing and planning for criminal activity at a community or case-by-case basis. The Online Master of Science (M.S.) in Forensic Psychology General program can lead to a career in multiple fields including jury consulting, case management, law enforcement, advocacy, clinical and program director or other fields working with the impacts that criminal behavior have on society. The program requires 56 credit hours which includes 4 credit hours in a senior project or on-site training in the field and a one credit hour foundation course.
  • Master of Science (M.S.) in Forensic Psychology - Mental Health Applications - The Walden University Online Master of Science (M.S.) in Forensic Psychology Mental Health Applications program is the study of psychological disorders that make it hard for criminal and juvenile offenders to reintegrate into society and the therapeutic techniques needed to help with rehabilitation. The Online Master of Science (M.S.) in Forensic Psychology Mental Health Applications program is designed to lead to a career as a case manager or corrections officer working with persons incarcerated or on probation. The program is 56 credit hours long and includes a 5 credit hour senior project or field experience course and a one credit hour foundation course.
  • Master of Science (M.S.) in Forensic Psychology - Program Planning & Evaluation in Forensic Settings
  • Master of Science (M.S.) in Forensic Psychology - Psychology & Legal Systems - The Walden University Online Master of Science (M.S.) in Forensic Psychology – Psychology and Legal Systems program is designed to give students an overview of the psychological, societal and emotional factors at work in the criminal justice system including a study of psychology of victims, criminals, law enforcement agents, jury members and courtroom professionals. The Online Master of Science (M.S.) in Forensic Psychology – Psychology and Legal Systems program is designed to lead to a career as a jury consultant, expert witness, forensic treatment specialist, researcher, victims’ advocate, case manager or in any other psychology based forensic field. Students must complete 50 credit hours of courses, 5 credit hours of a Capstone project or work study program and 1 credit hour in a foundation course for a total of 56 credit hours needed for graduation.

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