1. How long does it take to complete the program?

    The average completion time for the Master of Science in Criminal Justice Administration (MSCJA) program is one-and-a-half to two years.

  2. When is the deadline for application?

    Students may enter the MSCJA program four times a year: in July, October, January, and April. All application materials must be received at least one month prior to the term of interest in order to be scheduled for the interview portion of the application process. Acceptance is determined after the interview and an evaluation of the file.

  3. When and where are classes held?

    Graduate terms are conducted on a ten-week accelerated basis. Each class meets on weekday evenings, from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. once per week. All traditional MSCJA classes meet on the Kaimuki main campus.

    Chaminade also offers the MSCJA on-line. Classes are offered two per ten-week term.

  4. What is considered full-time?

    Two classes (six credit hours) is considered full-time for graduate students.

  5. Is an entrance exam required?

    The MSCJA program no longer requires an entrance exam.

  6. What is the current tuition?

    As of Summer 2014, current graduate tuition is $710.00 per credit hour. Online fee is $93.00 per course.