Certificate in Victim Advocacy
University of Central Florida

Program Details

The online Certificate in Victim Advocacy program prepares professionals in various fields to work with and advocate for crime victims.  The curriculum offers a theoretical and practical knowledge base in victim advocacy and is useful for students in the criminal justice, nursing, sociology, and social work departments.  The required courses include:

  • Victims and the CJ System 
  • Women and Crime 
  • Domestic Violence and the Justice System
  • Older Adults and the Criminal Justice System


  • Official transcripts from each educational institution attended
  • High school diploma or GED
  • SAT or ACT scores

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges