Certificate in Victim Advocacy
Fort Hays State University

Program Details

The Certificate in Victim Advocacy is an online human services degree from Fort Hays State University.  This program provides professionals with a solid background in law, dispute resolution, and human services.  Students will develop skill sets in order to be effective advocates in their communities.  Graduates will be prepared to work in victim advocacy, an emerging field in the criminal and social service networks. 

Courses in this program may include:

  • Juvenile Justice Systems 
  • Criminal Law and Procedure
  • Gender, Race, and Inequality in Criminal Justice 
  • Woman and Crime
  • Victimology

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Fort Hays State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • SAT/ACT scores may be required for applicants under 21 years of age