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Our online Undergraduate Certificate in Criminal Justice is designed to provide you with training and foundational knowledge of the working of the Criminal Justice System. With a 100% online format, you can obtain a well-rounded education without the worry of attending residential classes. Our online Criminal Justice certificate program is tailored to help law enforcement officers and civilians gain career advancement potential and further expertise within the criminal justice field. Through classes designed to test your knowledge, the Undergraduate Certificate in Criminal Justice will give you a head start on the curriculum you need to become an expert in the field. You may roll this certificate into Liberty’s Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice online degree program.
By pursuing our 100% online Criminal Justice certificate, you will be able to further your education while still managing your family, workplace, community, and church responsibilities. Liberty University is the largest private, nonprofit university in the nation and the largest university in Virginia. We strive to live up to those credentials by providing a quality, affordable and flexible education that you can be proud to have received. By enrolling in our certificate program, you will have access to an abundance of resources to further your education and knowledge as well as courses that are taught by professors who have years of experience in the field, and who proudly teach each course from a Christian worldview.
By obtaining an online Undergraduate Certificate in Criminal Justice, you will begin the preparation process for the various situations you will face once immersed in your career. Our classes will provide an overview of the entire criminal justice system in the United States while introducing essential critical thinking skills on ethical and public policy levels. Students will use such skills to engage in research and writing that applies to a career in law enforcement. Students enrolled in this program will also learn the administrative side of the Criminal Justice System including theoretical and practical management skills. While pursuing our online Criminal Justice certificate, you will focus on topics like the judicial process, corrections, and crime from a philosophical, psychological and sociological perspective. Through the various skills learned in our online Undergraduate Certificate in Criminal Justice, you will be able to bring your career to the next level.
Are you a service member, veteran, military spouse, or Department of Defense employee? We are proud to support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: