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Domestic Violence Prevention

University of Massachusetts Lowell

Postgraduate Certificate Online
24 months
Duration
26370 USD/year
26370 USD/year
14590 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is pleased to announce that its graduate-level Certificate Program in Domestic Violence Prevention is now available entirely online.

Overview

Domestic violence is one of our nation's greatest social and public health problems. Individuals working in health, social services and law enforcement can benefit from gaining expertise in the prevention and response to domestic violence. 

Learning outcomes

Offered by the University's Department of Criminal Justice and the Division of Continuing Studies and Corporate Education, this certificate brings together courses in the areas of Criminal Justice, Community Social Psychology and Health Professions and provides a focused program for those working in settings where domestic violence is an issue.

This Domestic Violence Prevention certificate at University of Massachusetts Lowell can benefit those in the fields of nursing, health, social services, family services, youth services, police, hospital and health agency administration and other related professions.

These courses may be applied to the relevant department's Master's degree program with the approval of the graduate coordinator. Applicants must have received a baccalaureate degree with at least a 2.8 GPA, for acceptance into the certificate program.

Programme Structure

Course Descriptions

  • Research Methods in PL and Environment
  • Law and Ethics in Healthcare
  • Health Policy
  • Administration of Criminal Justice
  • Victimology
  • Research Methods in Criminal Justice

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • National Students - UMass Lowell Graduate Admissions offers rolling admissions for all programs

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • UMass Lowell Graduate Certificate Programs provide knowledge and expertise that are vital in today's rapidly changing workplace. In many cases, graduate certificate courses may be applied toward a master's degree at UMass Lowell. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    26370 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26370 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    26370 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26370 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    14590 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14590 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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