Further Your Criminology Knowledge

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Regis University’s graduate certificate in Criminology is ideal for students who hold another master’s degree and plan to teach the discipline of Criminology at the community college level, need to meet promotional career requirements, or have a personal interest to gain current and relevant knowledge in Criminology
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Criminology (Graduate)

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While students may eventually wish to apply for degree status, the graduate certificate in Criminology provides an opportunity to meet immediate needs while positioning them for the future. Offered both online.

Program Requirements

Criminology Certificate Requirements: 18 credit hours

MSCR 604 Contemporary Issues in Criminology
MSCR 605 Criminal Psychopathology
MSCR 620 Leadership Principles in Criminology
MSCR 625 Ethical Conduct and Positions of Power
MSCR 640 Transnational Crime
MSCR 650 Contemporary Crime Policy: Current/ Future Need
The identified 18 credit hours enables the certificate-seeking student to pursue research within these 6 courses which is current and relevant. Certificate students will be taking courses with degree-seeking students and have the same academic requirements. They will be positioned to continue, if desired, and complete the master’s degree.

Please note that recent course requirement updates may not be reflected in the list above and you should contact an admissions counselor at 800.944.7667 for recent changes and updates.


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