Students with previous college-level course work must have a minimum resident and overall GPA of 2.0 to enter the undergraduate degree programs.
An applicant for the M.C.J. must submit a satisfactory score on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) and three letters of recommendation. Admission is competitive, limited in number, and dependent upon availability of faculty members. An applicant must have completed an undergraduate major in criminal justice or a related field, or complete the prerequisite undergraduate course work before entering the graduate program.
The policies and regulations contained in this online University of Mississippi Catalog are in effect for the current or selected semester. The catalog is not a contract, but rather a guide for the convenience of students. The University of Mississippi reserves the right to 1) change or withdraw courses; 2) change the fees, rules, and schedules for admission, registration, instruction, and graduation; and 3) change other regulations affecting the student body at any time. Implicit in each student’s enrollment with the university is an agreement to comply with university rules and regulations, which the university may modify to exercise properly its educational responsibility.