Our post-baccalaureate Trauma-Informed Certificate is designed to provide you with an understanding of trauma and the trauma-informed principles and practices that are key for today's criminal justice professionals.
The University of Baltimore is only the second institution in the nation to have both its graduate and undergraduate programs in criminal justice certified by the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences.
You can also complete this program as a dual J.D./M.S. in Criminal Justice , allowing you to earn both degrees with 15-18 fewer credits than would be required to earn the two degrees independently.
In this 39-credit Master of Science program, you'll:
Your professors will share their practical experience as well as their academic research agendas; some are involved in funded research projects that provide opportunities for students comparable to those generally found in Ph.D. programs. Projects have included:
Students also have the opportunity to attend the Roper Victim Assistance Academy, a training academy recognized by the U.S. Department of Justice, Office for Victims of Crime for its success in training criminal justice professionals and service providers to interact more effectively with victims of crime.
Your fellow students will be a lively mix of criminal justice professionals, community program administrators and service providers, researchers and advocates. Their shared knowledge and aspirations can help propel you to achieve your own goals in this dynamic and challenging field.
Classes are offered evenings.