The Cyber Crime certificate is intended to give students a foundation in one of the most rapidly growing fields of criminal justice today. Starting in Fall 2018, five required courses will teach students everything from the basics of criminal justice and ethics to strategic cybersecurity and law enforcement in the digital age. Additionally, students will choose one elective based on their preference for further study in criminology, counterterrorism, computer networking, or digital forensics, among others. Students can also complete an internship to satisfy the 3-hour elective requirement.
The Certificate in Cyber Crime is offered by the Department of Social Sciences in conjunction with the School of Computer & Cyber Sciences, and it is open to students of all majors.
This is a six-course certificate program that is a collaborative effort among this university, the University System of Georgia, and the University of Munich, Germany. This program is open to all academic majors. For more information, please contact Dr. Christos Bourdouvalis.
A certificate in EU Studies must be taken in tandem with a formal degree program. Students from all academic majors are eligible to participate so long as they possess a minimum 2.75 cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA). A student may formally apply to enroll in the program after successful completion of the prerequisites.
This is a five-course (13 hour) certificate program for students who aspire to careers in medicine, dentistry, nursing, allied health and as well as public administration or business, can complete this specialized training certificate in the first two years of their degree program, prior to applying for internships, shadowing opportunities or focused programs, as well as before sitting entrance exams. Our students and certificate graduates can feel confident in their cultural diversity knowledge and skills and will be better prepared to effectively and empathetically interact with others in the healthcare arena. For more information, see the course requirements, or contact the Department of Social Sciences at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Certificate in Legal Studies provides students with foundational knowledge about the law and the legal profession and helps them develop the academic and professional skills related to the practice of law, including the ability to think logically, read critically, and write clearly and persuasively.
The Nonprofit Leadership Certificate provides students with the skills specific to the nonprofit sector. It is designed
to allow students to develop the necessary knowledge to manage and lead sustainable
nonprofit organizations. The certificate is directed at individuals in the nonprofit
field who already have a bachelor degree and are seeking to further their knowledge
The certificate is a partnership between Augusta University’s Master of Public Administration and Master of Business Administration programs. Currently, the certificate is reserved for students earning a degree in either one of these programs.
Students interested in the certificate should contact Dr. Will Hatcher.
Public planning and community development are growing fields in the public sector.
The Certificate in Urban Planning and Community Development prepares students for
careers in public planning and development with state, regional, and local governments.
The certificate is directed at individuals working in public administration who already
have a bachelor’s degree and are seeking to further their knowledge and abilities.
By completing the certificate, students learn the following: theories and practice
of urban planning; land-use planning; zoning; economic development planning; geographic
information systems; and grant writing.