Studying Social Violence at Regis

Regis University’s undergraduate academic certificate in Social Violence is developed for students who are employed or are seeking employment in the criminal justice system or military directed organizations.
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Social Violence Undergraduate Certificate

Degree Overview

Offered both online and on-campus, the undergraduate academic certificate in Social Violence benefits those who pursue knowledge associated with the field of social violence, violence prevention, apprehension and treatment. Courses offered supplement the training required to be adequately prepared for employment and promotion in agencies such as law enforcement, courts, corrections, social services, parole, diversion and prevention. This academic certificate also benefits writers who need to understand this area of study to underpin their specific writing endeavors.

Working with your academic advisor, the flexibility of the elective courses makes it possible to tailor your certificate program in the direction that is most relevant to your needs and interests.

Learn more about our undergraduate certificate in social violence.

Total Credit Requirements: 15 credit hours (5 courses)

Learn more about graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed this program and other important information regarding gainful employment for the current academic year.

Program Requirements

Social Violence Certificate Requirements: 15 credit hours

CR 350 Introduction to Criminology
CR 370 Criminal Deviance
Select 3 classes (9 credit hours) from the following:
CR 427 Criminal Profiling
CR 428 Youth Violence and Delinquency
CR 429 Family Violence
CR 430 Sexual Homicide
CR 433 Violence in the Workplace

Please note that recent course requirement updates may not be reflected in the list above and you should contact an admissions counselor at 800.944.7667 for recent changes and updates.

 

How to Apply

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Certificate Only Applicants Submit the Following:

  • Online application form
  • Pay the $50.00 application fee
  • Possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Possess transferable college credit from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Provide evidence of work experience
  • Additional admission requirements apply to international students who are non-U.S. citizens.
  • No official transcripts are necessary. The writing skills placement essay is not required.

Please note: You are limited to taking a maximum of 18 credit hours and you are NOT eligible for financial aid or veteran's benefits. If you decide to become degree-seeking you must meet all admission and degree requirements of the undergraduate program selected.

Please remember: Applications that are incomplete and/or missing information will NOT be processed.

Application deadline: The application deadline is one week prior to the start of the term. Applications received after the deadline will be moved to the next term.

Application Deadlines and Class Starts

Term Class Start Date Application Deadline
Summer 8W1 - 2014 May 5, 2014 April 28, 2014
Summer 5W1 - 2014 May 5, 2014 April 28, 2014
Summer 5W2 - 2014 June 9, 2014 June 2, 2014
Summer 8W2 - 2014 June 30, 2014 June 23, 2014
Summer 5W3 - 2014 July 14, 2014 July 7, 2014
Fall 8W1 - 2014 August 25, 2014 August 18, 2014
Fall 5W1 - 2014 August 25, 2014 August 18, 2014
Fall 5W2 - 2014 September 29, 2014 September 22, 2014
Fall 8W2 - 2014 October 20, 2014 October 13, 2014
Fall 5W3 - 2014 November 3, 2014 October 27, 2014
Spring 8W1 - 2015 January 5, 2015 December 29, 2014

Tuition

2014-2015 Academic Year Tuition: Effective Fall 2014 - August 25, 2014

Course Format Estimated Total Program Cost Credit Hours Required Cost per Credit Hour Estimated Fees for Program
Classroom $6,950 15 $460 $50
Online $6,950 15 $460 $50

2013-2014 Academic Year Tuition: Through Summer 2014

Course Format Estimated Total Program Cost Credit Hours Required Cost per Credit Hour Estimated Fees for Program
Classroom $6,575 15 $435 $50
Online $6,950 15 $460 $50

Directed study costs $460 per credit hour.

Please note: Additional fees may apply to students. Please contact an admissions counselor at 800.944.7667 for information.