A program that prepares individuals to apply clinical, counseling, school, and neuropsychology skills to the provision of psychological services within the criminal justice and civil legal systems, including consultation, assessment, and interventions. Includes instruction in the epidemiology of mental/behavioral disorders, risk factors for violence and criminality, profiling and patterning, psychological testing, prediction and intervention measurement, forensic assessment, criminal and civil law and procedures, secure environments, forensic treatment and intervention skills, and professional standards and ethics.
|Rank||School Name||Students||% of Total||Total On-Campus Cost|
|1||CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice||481||16%||$30,885|
|3||The Chicago School of Professional Psychology at Chicago||147||21%||N/A|
|4||Alliant International University||73||11%||$29,986|
|7||University of Puerto Rico-Ponce||39||9%||$3,844|
|8||College of Saint Elizabeth||36||7%||$47,147|
|9||University of North Dakota||29||1%||$21,162|
|10||University of Denver||22||1%||$56,077|
|11||California Baptist University||17||1%||$42,228|
|12||Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology||12||9%||N/A|
|13||Roger Williams University||12||1%||$49,394|
|14||Missouri State University-Springfield||11||0%||$19,251|
|15||Saint Ambrose University||11||1%||$40,146|
|16||Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus||11||1%||$52,036|
|17||American International College||11||1%||$44,900|
|18||Florida Institute of Technology||10||1%||$52,690|
|19||Saint Leo University||9||0%||$33,200|
|20||Pontifical Catholic University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez||9||6%||$6,323|
|21||Holy Names University||9||3%||$49,041|
|22||The Chicago School of Professional Psychology at Washington DC||8||44%||N/A|
|23||CUNY Graduate School and University Center||6||1%||N/A|
|24||Castleton State College||6||1%||$21,828|
|25||Mount Ida College||5||2%||$44,945|
|26||The College of Saint Rose||4||0%||$42,234|
|28||Montclair State University||4||0%||$28,028|
|29||Bay Path College||3||0%||$44,559|
|30||St Andrews University||3||4%||$40,000|
|31||Walla Walla University||1||0%||$35,670|
|32||University of Central Oklahoma||1||0%||$17,293|
This list indicates the number of students that completed the Forensic Psychology program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.