Saint Leo University

Graduate Certificate in Criminal Justice Management


33701 State Road 52

Saint Leo, FL 33574

United States

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Graduate Certificate in Criminal Justice Management

Format: Online

Program Description:

Achieve a deeper understanding and career advancement in criminal justice administration.

The School of Education & Social Services' graduate certificate program comprises similar coursework to the full B.A. program, while keeping the requisites precise and specialized. It is designed for individuals seeking an advanced graduate certificate or who hold an accredited master's degree in any discipline and seek 18 credit hours in the field of criminal justice to satisfy teaching requirements.

Online graduate certificate credit is good toward the M.S. in criminal justice degree.

Criminal justice management courses explore:

  • Ethical issues, including ethical leadership
  • Legal issues, with emphasis on public employment law, including the hiring, promoting, disciplining, and discharging of employees; fair employment practices; and agency and administrator civil liability
  • Public policy development, evaluation and implementation
  • Leadership, management and supervision
  • Contemporary issues and future trends in criminal justice administration

One of the leading military colleges in the United States, Saint Leo University has been educating criminal justice professionals for more than three decades. In the Catholic spirit, we base our criminal justice model on a steadfast moral consciousness that recognizes the dignity, value, and gifts of all people.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $422.00 Civilian/Military

Classification: Master's College or University II

Loans Offered: Stafford Loans Available. Saint Leo FAFSA Code: 001526.

Locale: Fringe Rural Area

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