Graduate Certificate in Criminal Justice Administration
Xavier University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Criminal Justice Administration program is designed for students with undergraduate degrees looking to advance in the criminal justice field or for professionals with graduate degrees who want to enhance their administration skills and advance in their careers.  Students learn how to help make the world a safer place through this curriculum which emphasizes criminal justice administration and trains students to provide effective and efficient oversight in crime and justice matters.  You will develop a variety of management skills including public relations, accounting, finance, human resources, policy formulation, budgeting, crisis strategies, communication skills, and more.  The credits earned from this certification can be applied toward a master’s degree if you decide to further your studies.


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Three or more years of experience in the field
  • A two-page personal statement

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission