Undergraduate Certificates

The Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences offers the following undergraduate certificates:

  • Fire/Arson Investigation

    The fire/arson investigation certificate provides individuals in either the public or private sector with the fundamentals required to determine the cause and origin of fires.

    Fire/Arson Investigation Certificate

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  • Emergency Management Certificate

    The emergency management certificate provides the student with the fundamentals of an emergency management program. The certificate program will present the four components of the disaster cycle (planning, mitigation, response, and recovery) in the FIRE 2241 course and then apply those fundamentals in subsequent course work. The certificate is applicable to students interested in emergency response to all hazards, and natural and human-made disasters. The knowledge gained will be useful in any field of study including fire, law enforcement, health, and national security. It is applicable to both private and public sectors.

    Emergency Management Certificate

  • Emergency Medical Services Administration Certificate

    The emergency medical services administration certificate provides the student with the fundamentals of administering and managing an emergency medical services system. Emergency medical services (EMS) is a challenging and rapidly emerging discipline requiring knowledge of traditional EMS, public health, public safety, and health care. The knowledge gained will be useful in any field of study including: fire, law enforcement, health, paramedicine, and is applicable to both private and public sectors.

    Emergency Medical Services Administration Certificate

  • Information Protection and Security Certificate

    This certificate prepares individuals for assuming the responsibilities of protecting their agency or corporate information systems. The basics of information systems security as well as legal issues and cyber response strategies are reviewed. Computer gaming simulations as well as online attack and defense techniques are presented for student assignments.

    Information Protection and Security Certificate

  • Victim Services Administration Certificate

    Students matriculated in other concentration areas, as well as non-matriculated students, may elect to take the five courses listed below to earn a certificate in victim services administration. Although internships are not required of certificate students, an internship experience is strongly encouraged and will be facilitated at the student’s request.

    Victim Services Administration Certificate