Global Leadership—Track I Specialization - PhD in Criminal Justice

Global Leadership—Track I

With a specialization in Global Leadership, you can gain insight into how to lead effectively in the international environment—particularly in developing countries or regions. Evaluate sustainability frameworks and models, learn how global leaders create capacity for community change, and gain tools and skills for effective and timely decision making in uncertain conditions. You will also engage in the development of a strategic plan for an international public or nonprofit organization or for a US organization with an international focus.

Completion Requirements

  • 81 total quarter credits
    • Introductory courses (6 cr.)
    • Core courses (40 cr.)
    • Specialization courses (15 cr.)
    • Dissertation (20 cr.)
  •  Four PhD residencies to equal a minimum of 16 days 

The majority of our students take over 2 years to complete their doctoral study or dissertation.

This sequence represents the minimum time to completion. Time to completion will vary by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred, if applicable. For a personalized estimate of your time to completion, call an enrollment advisor at 1-866-492-5336.

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