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Program at a Glance

Program at a Glance

Type
Online Certificate
College
Community Innovation and Education
12 Credit Hours
$327.32 per credit hour
$694.82 per credit hour
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Lead the charge in the promotion of criminal justice.

There are constant advances in the field of criminal justice. The technology we use, the relationships we forge and the ways in which we fight and deter crime are evolving. In response, the criminal justice field requires strong, informed and flexible leadership.

When you complete your law enforcement leadership training online, you’ll gain both a theoretical and practical foundation in the wide array of issues facing police management. Coursework will build upon your knowledge of statutes, policies and local jurisdictional issues with broader skills in human resource and management, employee assistance programs, ethical issues and government relations at all levels.

Upon completion of your police leadership courses through UCF Online, you’ll be poised to navigate the ever-changing field of criminal law. The successful completion of this certificate program is a positive consideration for admission to the master’s program of criminal justice. Get started today and secure your position as a leader in the field.


Career Opportunities

  • criminal investigator
  • detective
  • fish and game warden
  • law enforcement executive
  • park ranger
  • public administrator
  • social worker