Criminal Courts Undergraduate Certificate

Boost your knowledge of the court systems

Do your career goals involve the courtroom? This certificate is a must-have.

Explore the court processes and structures found in the U.S. and Missouri.

Preview the court setting

Careers and outcomes

Learn the rules of trials and how to create a cohesive strategy.

This certificate is designed for criminal justice careers like:

  • Bailiff
  • Case administrator
  • Court administrator
  • Court clerk
  • Court reporter
  • Docket clerk
  • Judge
  • Legal assistant
  • Paralegal
  • Prosecutor
  • Public defender
  • Victim advocate


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 courts.