Professional and Continuing Studies Graduate Certificates
Certificate in Administrative Leadership
The Graduate Certificate in Administrative Leadership equips students with a more specialized understanding of the discipline, with 12 hours of required coursework, including studies in the culture of organizations, theories of management and leadership, the individual’s role in leadership and the intersection of ethics and leadership. An elective in decision-making, project management or organizational communication must also be applied to complete this certificate.
|LSAL 5113||Theories of Management and Leadership||3|
|LSAL 5133||Cultures of Organizations||3|
|LSAL 5173||The Individual and Leadership||3|
|LSAL 5153||Ethics in Leadership||3|
|Choose one of the following:||3|
|Leadership Issues in Decision Making|
|Total Credit Hours||15|
Certificate in Corrections Management
The Corrections Management Certificate provides opportunity for individuals working in corrections, probation and parole, and rehabilitative services fields. Six hours of required coursework include Penology and Ethical Decision-Making for Criminal Justice, and six elective hours in a wide range of topics are required to complete this certificate. Elective hours include courses such as Community Justice in the 21st Century, Restorative Justice Programs for Drug Offenders, Mental Illness and the Criminal Justice System, and Gangs in the United States.
|LSCJ 5153||Ethical Decision Making in Criminal Justice||3|
|Choose six hours of graduate electives as approved by the faculty advisor and graduate liaison.||6|
|Total Credit Hours||12|
Certificate in Restorative Justice
The Restorative Justice Administration Certificate emphasizes leadership, program and project development, victim and offender services and community-oriented approaches to crime prevention and restoration. Six hours of required coursework includes Ethical Decision-Making for Criminal Justice as well as Victimology and Restorative Justice. Six elective hours must also be applied to complete this certificate. Elective hours include courses such as Human Trafficking, Community Policing and Juvenile Justice.