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Graduate Certificates in Investigations

The University of New Haven offers several graduate Investigations Certificate programs. These certificate programs allow you to explore and gain a better understanding of different facets of Investigations without committing to a full master’s degree. If you choose to complete a master’s, they can also offer an additional focus on top of your degree. Each certificate below is offered 100% online.

Each certificate requires 12 credit hours or 4 classes. If you are a current master’s degree student, you may apply one of your courses towards the 12 credit requirement.

Certificate in Cybercrime Investigations: 12 Credit Hours (4 classes)

Required Courses (6 credits)

  • INVS 6611 Contemporary Topics in Cybercrime Investigations
  • CJST 6600 Computer Crime: Legal Issues and Investigative Procedures

Plus two free electives, at least one of which is from INVS course offerings approved by advisor (6 credits)

Certificate in Digital Forensics Investigations: 12 Credit Hours (4 classes)

Required Courses (6 credits)

  • CJST 6600 Computer Crime: Legal Issues and Investigative Procedures
  • NSPS/CJST 6627 Internet Investigations & Audit-Based Computer Forensics

Plus two free electives (6 credits)

Certificate in Financial Crime Investigations: 12 Credit Hours (4 classes)

Required Course (3 credits)

  • LSTD 6620 Regulation & Occupational Fraud (3 credits)

Plus three free electives, at least two of which are INVS classes (9 credits)

Example groupings:

  • Sports Integrity focus: INVS 6640 International Gambling, Fixing, and Corruption, INVS 6652 American Sports Corruption, and INVS 6653 International & National Sports Gambling Markets
  • Law enforcement focus: CJST 6630 Financial Crimes Investigation, and electives in related topics based on student interest (AML, Security, Transnational & Organized crime, Tax & IRS, Dark Web investigations, etc.)
  • Civil Litigation focus: INVS 6608 Topics in Civil Litigation, CJST 6630 Financial Crimes Investigations, INVS 6602 Contemporary Fraud Schemes
  • Financial Institution focus: INVS 6603 Topics in Money Laundering, INVS 6613 BSA & Compliance
  • Compliance focus: INVS 6606 Topics in Security & Loss Prevention, INVS 6613 BSA & Compliance
  • Corporate Investigations focus: INVS 6604 Topics in Corporate Investigations, INVS 6606 Topics in Security & Loss Prevention
  • Healthcare Fraud focus: INVS 6610 Transnational & Organized Crime (or INVS 6604 Topics in Corporate Investigations), INVS 6612 Topics in Insurance Investigations, HCAD 6629 Healthcare Reimbursements

Certificate in Civil Rights & Title IX Investigations: 12 Credit Hours (4 classes)

Required Courses (9 credits)

  • INVS 6617 Civil Rights Investigations
  • INVS 6619 Topics in Analytics
  • INVS 6620 Title IX & Other Predator Investigations

Plus one free elective (3 credits)

Certificate in Healthcare Fraud Investigations: 12 Credit Hours (4 classes)

Required Courses (9 credits)

  • INVS 6635 Healthcare Fraud Investigations
  • INVS 6637 Anantomy of Healthcare Fraud
  • INVS 6638 Electronic Files & Healthcare Fraud

Plus one free elective (3 credits)

Certificate in Security, Risk and Resiliency: 12 Credit Hours (4 classes)

Required Courses (12 credits)

  • LSTD 6620 Regulations & Occupational Fraud
  • INVS 6606 Security & Loss Prevention
  • INVS 6619 Topics in Intelligence Analytics
  • INVS 6639 Global Perspectives of Multi-national Private Sector Security Operations*

Certificate in Compliance Investigations: 12 Credit Hours (4 classes)

Required Courses (9 credits)

  • LSTD 6620 Regulation & Occupational Fraud
  • INVS 6603 Contemporary Topics in Money Laundering
  • INVS 6613 BSA and Compliance Investigations

Plus one free elective (3 credits)