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Loyola University Chicago

Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology

Chicago, IL

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Overview

Loyola University Chicago / Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology is located in Chicago, IL.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 12

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE if undergraduate GPA below 3.3
Comprehensive exam or thesis

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

35
Applied
23
Accepted
10
Enrolled
66%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st Not reported Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE if undergraduate GPA below 3.3
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

23
Total Graduate Students
13%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
86%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 17.39%
Black or African American 4.35%
White or Caucasian 69%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 4.35%
Unknown 4.35%

Gender

Male (30%)
Female (69%)

Faculty

10
Total faculty
Full-time - 8
Part-time - 2
Male (8)
Female (2)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Crime and delinquency causation, effectiveness and efficiency of criminal justice system, policy and program evaluation, sentencing, policing, gangs, corrections, ethics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
300,000

Location & Contact

Address 1032 West Sheridan Road
Chicago, IL  60660
United States
Contact Dr. Don Stemen
Chairperson
Email: dstemen@luc.edu
Phone: 773-508-8594