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The MSc and PhD in Forensic Psychology combine disciplinary and specialized study in Forensic Psychology, study in research methods and statistics, and applied learning experiences to prepare students to work in a variety of settings.

Graduate students in these programs will have opportunities to conduct cutting-edge research on diverse topics related to the application of psychology to the justice system, such as:

  • antisocial personality and psychopathy
  • domestic violence
  • eyewitness identification
  • geographic profiling
  • investigative interviewing
  • juvenile offenders
  • lie detection
  • sex offenders
  • wrongful conviction