Safer communities are the end game for anyone in the criminal justice field. Knowledge of the best ways to combat and prevent crime is constantly changing, so Cal State East Bay offers a certificate in Criminal Justice. The Criminal Justice certificate program provides an opportunity for students interested in criminal justice to gain a general understanding by providing a basic introduction to criminal law, crime prevention, and corrections amongst other fields.
The program is ideal for individuals who are currently working in or seeking to gain employment in the criminal justice field. Students will become well-rounded by gaining foundational knowledge across the entire criminal justice field rather than in one niche area.
Students who wish to go beyond the certificate program may apply their certificate classes to the bachelor’s degree requirements provided each course was passed with a “C” or better.
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