Forensic Mental Health, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

Offered in a convenient online format, this post-baccalaureate certificate focuses on the relationship between the mental health system and the law.

In addition to the College of Arts and Sciences Graduate Admission Requirements, applicants must:

  • Submit the results of the Watson-Glaser Critical Thinking Appraisal
  • Submit three letters of recommendation
  • Complete an admission interview with a faculty member
  • Submit a written response to questions provided by the Office of Admissions

Program Details:

  • Requires 15 SH for completion
  • All courses must be taken at NLU
  • Requires a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Requires a grade of “B” or better in all courses in the program

Required Courses

HSC 535Introduction to Forensic Mental Health

3

HSC 536Clinical Forensic Interviewing and Diagnosis

3

HSC 537Evaluation and Treatment of the Juvenile and Adult Offender

3

HSC 538Forensic Mental Health and the Law

3

HSC 539Forensic Mental Health Capstone Project

3