Expand Your Skills with a Certificate

Getting a certificate will make you more marketable. The criminology department offers programs designed to expand your skills with practical knowledge to help you succeed.


Select a certificate that you're interested in. After completing just 12 credit hours, you can be ready to advance at work or begin a new career.

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Crime prevention

Know the chances of crime happening and how to prevent it.

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Criminal justice leadership and management

Advance or start your career as a leader in criminal justice.

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Homeland security and defense

Gain leadership and thinking skills needed for the global war on terror.

Go farther with a master's degree

Offered completely online, the master’s degree in criminology will help you increase your understanding of crime, justice and public policy. You’ll be prepared for upper-level jobs and leadership roles in criminal justice.