2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Apr 22, 2021  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Victim Advocacy Certificate


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College of Health and Public Affairs
Department of Criminal Justice,
Health and Public Affairs I, Room: 311
Email: cjadvise@ucf.edu

Dr. MaryAnn Eastep, 407-823-2603

The Criminal Justice System can be difficult for crime victims to navigate. This Certificate in Victim Advocacy provides a theoretical and practical knowledge base for professionals in various fields who work or plan to work with and advocate for crime victims. The program requires 15 hours of undergraduate work. Courses are offered by the Department of Criminal Justice, the College of Nursing, the Department of Sociology, and the School of Social Work. Certificates will be awarded only at the time of degree completion.

Certificate Admission Requirements

  • None

Certificate Requirements

  • Students are required to take courses as specified below and to declare the Certificate.

Prerequisite Courses

  • There are no certificate program prerequisites; however individual courses may have prerequisites.

Required Courses (9 Credit Hours)


Foreign Language Requirements


  • None

Total Undergraduate Credit Hours Required: 15


Other Requirements


  • A minimum overall GPA of 2.0 is required in courses used to satisfy the certificate.
  • At least 12 hours used in the program must be earned at UCF.
  • No credit by exam (TSD, Military credit) may be used.
  • Internship or Independent Study credit cannot be used toward the certificate.

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