The Double Husky Scholarship

Receive a tuition discount for your master's degree

The Double Husky Scholarship provides a 25% tuition discount to all eligible Northeastern alumni with any degree – bachelor’s, master’s, or doctoral – when they are admitted to the criminal justice master’s program. This scholarship is applied automatically and the application fee is waived.

Double Husky Eligibility and Application


Students must have a minimum overall 3.0 grade point average to be considered for admission to the Master of Science in Criminal Justice. The following application materials are required:

  • Application (ApplyYourself Online Application)
  • Transcripts from all undergraduate schools attended
  • Personal Goal Statement: Your personal statement should briefly describe your background, interests, and goals for wanting to pursue study in the Graduate Program in Criminal Justice. You may include any other information that you feel may be useful in considering your application for admission. We do ask, however, that you limit your personal statement to approximately 500 words.
  • Three letters of recommendation (at least two of which must be from academic references)
  • Resume
  • Writing sample


For questions about curriculum, deadlines, or application materials, please contact Graduate Program Coordinator Dakotah Kennedy at or 617.373.8849.


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