Graduate Studies

Graduate Studies

Graduate StudentOur John Jay graduate programs are characterized by their intellectual rigor and practical application, by the excellence of our faculty and our focus on building and sustaining just societies. We offer graduate programs in thirteen fields of study across a range of criminal justice and liberal arts disciplines.  An important differentiator of a John Jay graduate education is the personal attention members of our faculty provide students to ensure their academic success.

Master's Programs 

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Click here to view our ONLINE master's programs.

Advanced Certificates

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Doctoral Programs

John Jay offers doctoral programs in psychology and criminal justice in conjunction with The City University of New York’s Graduate Center. Click here for more information.

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying to one of the graduate programs, click here to visit the Graduate Admissions website. For questions regarding the admissions process, please contact their office at

You can also click here to attend a virtual information session.