2018-2019 Graduate Catalog 
    
    Dec 19, 2018  
2018-2019 Graduate Catalog

Juvenile Justice Leadership Graduate Certificate ►


College: Health and Public Affairs Degree: CRT
Department: Criminal Justice Option: N/A
Program Websites: http://www.cohpa.ucf.edu/criminaljustice/

Program Description


The Graduate Certificate in Juvenile Justice Leadership is designed to provide students with theoretical and practical knowledge in the areas of criminal justice, public administration, and social work.

The juvenile justice system, long understaffed, is facing the continuing problem of increased juvenile crime, high levels of juvenile drug and substance abuse, and debatable programs to rehabilitate delinquent children. Juvenile Justice Leadership is one of the fastest growing career fields in Criminal Justice.

Please note: Juvenile Justice Leadership Graduate Certificate may be completed fully online, although not all elective options or program prerequisites may be offered online. Newly admitted students choosing to complete this program exclusively via UCF online classes may enroll with a reduction in campus-based fees.

International students (F or J visa) are required to enroll in a full-time course load of 9 credit hours during the fall and spring semesters. Only 3 of the 9 credit hours may be taken in a completely online format. For a detailed listing of enrollment requirements for international students, please visit http://global.ucf.edu/. If you have questions, please consult UCF Global at 407-823-2337.

UCF is not authorized to provide online courses or instruction to students in some states. Refer to State Restrictions for current information.

Curriculum


The curriculum for the Juvenile Justice Leadership certificate program consists of two required courses and two elective courses for a total of 12 credit hours.

Total Credit Hours Required: 12 Credit Hours Minimum beyond the Bachelor’s Degree

Application Requirements


Admission is open to those with a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution. An application to the graduate certificate program and official transcripts must be submitted. Applicants must apply online. All requested materials must be submitted by the established deadline.

Application Deadlines


Juvenile Justice Leadership Graduate Certificate *Fall Priority Fall Spring Summer
Domestic Applicants - Jul 1 Dec 1 Apr 1
International Applicants - - - -
*Applicants who plan to enroll full time in a degree program and who wish to be considered for university fellowships or assistantships should apply by the Fall Priority date.

 

Contact Info


Graduate Program

Eugene Paoline, III PhD
Professor
Eugene.Paoline@ucf.edu
Telephone: 407-823-4946
HPA 1, RM 321

Elexis Ritz
elexis.ritz@ucf.edu
Telephone: 407-823-6093
HPA 311

Graduate Admissions

Christina Dabrowski
gradadmissions@ucf.edu
Telephone: 407-823-2766
Millican Hall 230
Online Application
Graduate Admissions

Mailing Address
UCF College of Graduate Studies
Millican Hall 230
PO Box 160112
Orlando, FL 32816-0112

Institution Codes
GRE: 5233
GMAT: RZT-HT-58
TOEFL: 5233
ETS PPI: 5233