Criminal Justice

Post-baccalaureate Graduate Certificate in Criminal Justice

The Post-baccalaureate Graduate Certificate in Criminal Justice program offers specialization for individuals interested or involved in law enforcement, corrections, juvenile justice or the courts. It combines survey and theory courses with research, management and policy courses on the justice system. The certificate requires 15 credits.


For more information on the curriculum for the criminal justice graduate certificate program, please visit the VCU Bulletins website.

Course descriptions

See VCU Courses.

Contact us

For questions about admissions, courses or the transfer of credits, please begin by contacting the Wilder School Graduate Advising Office at (804) 828-6837 or office serves as the first point-of contact for all post-baccalaureate program related questions.

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