Forensic Certifications Program Overview
The California Institute for the Advancement of Forensic Behavioral Science, Public Safety, and Justice at the California School of Forensic Studies (CSFS) at Alliant International University is dedicated to providing law enforcement, security professionals, other first responders, and mental and allied health professionals with practical forensic education and training. Our forensic certification programs provide students with extensive education in criminal investigation and hands-on experience so they can have the essential skills needed for a successful career in criminal justice.
The Institute’s Online Forensic Science Certification covers diverse subject areas, while sharing one single objective: To support our participants to effectively prevent and manage conflict and violence.
Online Forensic Science Certificate Highlights
If you’re interested in learning more about the criminal justice field and its relationship to psychology, our certification programs can get you started. We offer nine Advanced Placement Forensic Certificate Programs through the institute that range from Forensic Linguistics to Police Psychology.
Each Forensic Certificate Course is offered fully online. All classes and coursework can be completed virtually and on your time, allowing you to tailor your education to your schedule.
Pathway to Master’s
The credits from certificate coursework at our university can be applied toward earning your Master of Science Degree in Forensic Behavioral Science or Forensic Leadership Administration.
About The Institute
The California Institute for the Advancement of Forensic Behavioral Science, Public Safety and Justice is part of the California School of Forensic Studies (CSFS). CSFS is dedicated to graduating rigorously educated and trained professionals who impact society, public opinion, and policy by applying science in the service of preventing, investigating, and mitigating conflict and violence. If you want to work in the criminal justice and mental health fields, you’ll be able to find an Alliant certificate program that fits your needs.
As a division of CSFS, the Institute is an official corporate sponsor of the International Law Enforcement Educators and Trainers Association (ILEETA) many of the Advanced Practice Certificates are also eligible for Continuing Education credit through the American Psychological Association (APA). All are offered online by faculty experts who practice in the respective fields, and who bring their experience into the virtual classroom to transform theory into practice.