Administration of Justice

The graduate certificate in administration of justice is a 12-credit program intended for professionals who currently hold or aspire to management or supervisory positions in law enforcement, corrections, probation and parole, or other criminal justice field.

The graduate-level coursework emphasizes public administration and government management, program planning and evaluation, as well as applied research methods. Designed to meet the needs and schedules of working students, the program can be completed in one year and courses are offered in the evening. All credits earned for the certificate may be applied toward the requirements of the Master of Science degree in administration of justice.

Cost and Career Information

In compliance with the “gainful employment” regulations under Title IV of the Higher Education Act, as amended, Mercyhurst is disclosing certain cost and career information to prospective students. You can view this information by clicking here. 


Civil War photo exhibit
Photographs of the American Civil War

Dates: Jun 12-Aug 3, 2014

Location: Cummings Gallery

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