Online Forensic Psychology Master's Degree
Learn about earning a forensic psychology Master's degree online from UND.
While the majority of your courses are offered online, you’ll come to campus to complete portions of the program. Here, you’ll extend and apply the knowledge you’ve learned online through hands-on activities. Our students find tremendous value in having the opportunity to personally interact with their instructors and fellow students.
Capstone Course in Forensic Psychology
The summer after you complete all your coursework, you'll spend 1 week working with instructors online, followed by 1 week on campus in Grand Forks for the culminating experience of your master's degree program. You'll interact face-to-face with your instructors and work with fellow online students to prepare a paper and presentation. In addition, you'll meet local professional who deal with forensic issues, including:
- County judge
- FBI agent
- Chief of police
- Forensic psychologist
- Violence intervention center director
- Prosecuting and trial attorneys
What’s the difference between online and on-campus classes?
Whether in-person or online, UND classes are designed to help prepare you for success. As an online student, you'll have the same professors, you'll start and end the semesters at the same time and you’ll take the same classes as a student on campus.
Online classes are no more or less difficult than on-campus classes. In most online courses, you will:
- Access course materials, assignments and recorded lectures online.
- Communicate with instructors and classmates in a virtual classroom.
- Take supervised (proctored) exams using ProctorU.
Online students have access to the same student services offered to our campus students – just in a different format. You’ll have access to online tutoring, digital library, tech support, career services, and academic advisors.
Why UND Online?
The breadth of online programs offered at UND rivals all other non-profit universities in the upper Midwest. Reportedly high alumni salaries and job placement rates, coupled with affordable tuition makes UND a best value university for online education.