5 Online Certificates Available in Criminal Justice & Criminalistics
Crime, though it makes for cliffhanging prime-time dramas, is a genuine menace to society. Not only do criminals from all walks of life endanger the well-being of all demographics, they do so at a deep cost to our federal, state, and local municipalities. Not merely limited to petty thefts, bank robberies and violent crime, the "unusual suspects" are increasingly keeping both victims and law enforcement agencies on their toes. White-collar crimes such as corporate espionage and accounting fraud are emerging as modern-day examples of injustice. Likewise, the downside of the exciting Knowledge Age lurks at our fingertips: Cyberterrorism (such as hacking or identity theft) is a serious problem these days.
The UMass Amherst Division of Continuing Education, in close association with the nationally ranked Sociology Department at UMass Amherst, now offers the Criminal Justice Studies Certificate (CJSC) on more >
Achieve a deeper understanding and career advancement in criminal justice administration. more >
The Human Services and the Criminal Justice System certificate area coursework is intended to give graduates knowledge and basic skills to work in human services and helping domains of the more >