Jan 24, 2021  
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog

Gender-Based Violence (GBV) Graduate Certificate

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The Gender-Based Violence (GBV) Graduate Certificate provides an interdisciplinary perspective on crime, the formulation of laws and codes, and the criminal legal system and its intersection with gender and violence.  Courses within the GBV Graduate Certificate are conducted in the hybrid format. All four of the GBV courses will meet in-person for a one-week intensive session followed by online instruction for the remainder of the semester.

In addition to the stand-alone Graduate Certificate, students may also choose to complete a concentration in Gender-Based Violence as part of the Criminal Justice, MCJ  or the Public Administration, MPA . Students interested in the GBV concentration must apply and enroll in the MCJ or MPA program within the School of Public Affairs (SPA) and must adhere to all master degree program requirements.

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Program Delivery
  • Courses are offered on campus, online, and in hybrid formats.

Program Requirements

  • Students must successfully complete 12 credit hours of approved coursework.
  • Students must maintain at least a 3.00 cumulative GPA in this program.
  • This program must be completed within 7 years.

Students must complete the following required courses:

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