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CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice Scholarships

899 Tenth Ave Tuition In/Out-State: $5,430 / $11,640 Total Fall Enrollment: 15,206
New York , NY 10019 Books and Supplies: $1,248 Applicants Admitted: 47%
(212) 237-8000 On-campus Room and Board: - Receiving Aid of Some Type: 82% Undergraduate Application Fee: $65 Receiving Institutional Aid: 0% , $2,500 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice General Information

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    Address 899 Tenth Ave, New York, NY 10019
    Phone Number (212) 237-8000
    Web Address
    Mission Statement -
    Type of School Four or more years, Public
    Religious affiliation None
    Highest degree offered Master's degree
    Calendar Semester
    Setting Large City
    Distance learning opportunities Yes

    CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice Size

    Total enrollment 15,206
    Enrolled full time 10,452
    Enrolled part time 4,754

    CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 4,395
    Women enrolled full time 6,057
    American Indian/Alaskan Native 0%
    Asian/Pacific Islander 8%
    Black/Non-Hispanic 24%
    Hispanic 38%
    White/Non-Hispanic 27%
    Non-Resident Alien 3%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 0%
  • CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number -
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee $65
    Applied 12,911
    Admitted 6,132
    Enrolled 2,015
    Admitted % 47%

    CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice Admission factors

    Admission test scores Required
    Secondary school GPA Required
    Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Required
    Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
    Formal demonstration of competencies Required

    CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT 100%
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score 420
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score 510
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score 430
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score 520
    Students submitting ACT 0%
    ACT Composite 25th percentile score -
    ACT Composite 75th percentile score -
  • CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $5,430
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $11,640
    Books and Supplies $1,248
    On-campus room and board -
    Off-campus room and board $11,902

    CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 82%
    Receiving Federal Grants 65% , $5,044 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 0% , $2,500 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 9% , $4,554 on average
  • CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2009/2010 academic year.

    Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services Associate Bachelor Master
    Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other 0 15 0
    English Language and Literature/Letters Associate Bachelor Master
    English Language and Literature, General 0 10 0
    Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelor Master
    Mental Health Counseling/Counselor 0 0 61
    Legal Professions and Studies Associate Bachelor Master
    Legal Studies, General 0 85 0
    Psychology Associate Bachelor Master
    Forensic Psychology 0 389 130
    Public Administration and Social Service Professions Associate Bachelor Master
    Community Organization and Advocacy 0 0 20
    Public Administration 0 76 172
    Security and Protective Services Associate Bachelor Master
    Corrections Administration 4 0 0
    Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration 0 857 185
    Criminal Justice/Police Science 247 0 0
    Fire Science/Fire-fighting 0 1 0
    Fire Services Administration 0 31 0
    Forensic Science and Technology 0 39 11
    Security and Loss Prevention Services 7 0 0
    Social Sciences Associate Bachelor Master
    Criminology 0 112 0
    Economics, General 0 10 0
    Political Science and Government, General 0 85 0
    Social Sciences, Other 0 59 0
  • CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline May 31
    Priority application deadline February 1
    Fall application deadline January 16
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due May 31
    SAT Subject score report due May 31
    College will notify student by January 15
    Student must reply to acceptance by No set date
    Deadline for housing deposit -

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline April 30
    Financial aid deadline -
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about -
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by -

    Early Decision/Action

    Early decision deadline -
    College will notify student of early decision by -
    Early action deadline -
    College will notify student of early action by -

    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline February 1
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline -
    Transfer application closing date June 30
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms April 30
    College will notify student of transfer decision by -
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Graduate Research Scholarship

Scholarship Description
If you are a graduate student who has completed 12 credits with a minimum GPA of 3.5, you may be eligible for a graduate research scholarship of $2,000. To apply, you must complete the John Jay Scholarship Application Form and submit a well-written, interesting 700-word essay. In your essay, you will need to describe your research project for a lay audience. Then, assess it. Please be sure that your essay responds to the following issues: Is it part of a larger project? If so, explain. What single aspect of the whole research experience do you (expect to) find most exciting? How does (or doesn’t) it further your long-term research goals or career plans? Does it have any larger significance outside of your own academic life? Explain. A letter of recommendation from your supervising faculty member is also required.
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