Admission into the University of Cincinnati’s Certificate in Crime Analysis and Prevention is based on meeting the requirement outlined below.
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Fast Track Admission: automatic admission into the online Certificate in Crime Analysis and Prevention for undergraduate students who graduate from UC (beginning Fall 2023)
A bachelor’s degree (in any field of study) from a regionally accredited university.
At least one professional or academic letter of recommendation from an individual you have known for a minimum of one year, presented on corresponding professional letterhead. At least one letter must be from a current or past supervisor.
The personal goal statement should explain how the Certificate in Crime Analysis and Prevention will further your career goals in less than 500 words. You may also provide any other information about your ability to succeed in our program that you’d like us to consider.
An overall 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) or higher from all previous undergraduate coursework. An overall 2.75 GPA will be considered for acceptance with at least one of the following:
International applicants must have a minimum TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) score of 550 (paper version) or 190 (electronic version) to be considered for acceptance.
Automatic admission into the online Certificate in Crime Analysis and Prevention for undergraduate students who graduate from UC.
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Programs can be completed full-time or part-time. Many programs are set up to be part-time, with most containing fewer than 10 credit hours in any given semester. We know you have a lot going on, so want to make sure that school can fit into your schedule. Note: There are some exceptions.
No. your degree will be conferred by the University of Cincinnati, which will also be reflected on your transcripts and degree.
Yes, to walk across the stage for your graduation. (Just kidding, that is optional!)
The University of Cincinnati’s online programs are truly all online, requiring no on-campus visits. There are a few rare exceptions and those are noted on the program information pages.
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