Certificate in Restorative Justice

Students must be manually registered for these classes through their departments (following an application and interview process).

Requirements for the Certificate in Restorative Justice1

Core Courses:
CJ 260Introduction to Restorative Justice (Introduction to Restorative Justice)3
CJ 440WResearch Methods in Criminal Justice3
SO 345The Justice System: Race, Class, Gender3
or CJ 345 The Justice System: Race, Class, Gender
or WS 345 The Justice System: Race, Class, Gender
EN 492/592/PS 490/CJ 491Restorative Storytelling (Restorative Storytelling)3
Choose two of the following electives:6
Criminology
Criminology
Topics in Psychology
Reading and Writing Through Harm (Reading and Writing through Harm)
Total Hours18

1Participation in the course(s)/program is conditional upon completion of forms, background checks, and training required by the Alabama Department of Corrections.