Achieve Your Graduate Academic Certificate in Campus Safety & Security Administration
The Department of Criminal Justice in the College of Health and Public Service is proud to pioneer an online graduate certificate in Campus Safety and Security Administration. This nine-hour certificate addresses the needs of working professionals currently in the field of campus public safety or an associated area such as student affairs. The certificate is designed to provide current and future police and security professionals along with associated individuals with a "first of its kind" advanced credential with a unique specialization in campus police and security operations in higher education. The goal of this advanced credential is to improve and expand the knowledge and competence of those who are charged with providing a safe and secure environment on the campuses of the nation's colleges and universities.
Benefits of this Program
- The primary objective of the Department of Criminal Justice is to provide students who cannot come to Denton campus with a quality, graduate learning experience.
- The online Graduate Academic Certificate in Campus Safety & Security Administration will continue the tradition of quality instruction, standards of excellence, and innovation in teaching and learning for which the Department of Criminal Justice is becoming well known for.
Worried that your busy lifestyle will get in the way of making your career goals a reality?
Our online program is the solution.
- Convenient. Log in at any time from any place.
- Affordable. Costs $1,424.45 per 3-hour course for Texas residents – an excellent value for a graduate certificate.
- Flexible. Online courses allow you to set your own schedule.
- Adaptable. With the option to take one or several courses at a time, you can set your own pace to best fit your needs. (Financial Aid requires taking 5 graduate hours to qualify.)
- Respected. UNT's criminal justice alumni can be found in virtually every criminal justice agency serving the Dallas - Fort Worth metroplex, the State of Texas, and nationally.
How does this program advance my career? This program is a perfect fit for:
- Working professionals currently in the field of campus public safety.
- Working professionals currently in the field of student affairs.
- Provides current and future police and security professionals an advanced, unique specialization.
- You may enter the educational world with an advanced credential specializing in campus police and security operations in higher education.
- You may work in campus public safety or an associated area such as student affairs.
How does it work?
- The 9-hour Online Graduate Academic Certificate in Campus Safety & Security Administration requires three (3) required (9 hours).
- Online course schedule rotates throughout Fall, Summer, and Spring with many courses offered each semester -- allowing you to easily fit the courses offered to your personal schedule.
- The GAC in Campus Safety & Security Administration may be completed in two semesters depending on the range of courses selected. Finish your certificate in one year!