Criminal Investigation Undergraduate Certificate

Crime scene investigation equipment.

Solve crime in your community

Take classes on forensic science, criminal psychology, homicide and more. 

Explore best practices for evidence collection. Expand your knowledge of probable cause. Improve how you work with suspects, witnesses and victims.

Learn the steps of crime investigation

Careers and outcomes

In an expanding job market, this certificate helps you stand out among your peers.

You’re preparing for roles in potential careers at organizations like:

  • FBI
  • U.S. Marshals
  • Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA)
  • Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (ATF)
  • State and local police departments


Choose your certificate

  1. Become a Bear: Apply to Missouri State (if you're not already a current student).
  2. Contact the Academic Advising and Transfer Center to declare a certificate in criminal investigation.