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Forensic Child Psychology Graduate Certificate Program

Why study forensic child psychology at Missouri State?

  • Our program is one of the first of its kind providing training specifically for professionals working with children.
  • Our program receives strong community support, especially from the Child Advocacy Center and the Greene County justice system.
  • Our courses are taught by professionals in the field, so you learn from those with first-hand experience in forensic settings and interviewing.
  • Our students participate in practicum opportunities at agencies in the Springfield community.

Protecting a child’s memory

The forensic child psychology certificate program at Missouri State supports current and future professionals working with children in a forensic setting by providing the education and information necessary for protecting the integrity and reliability of child interviews in criminal cases.

Careers and Outcomes

Consider the options for lifetime success. A certificate in forensic child psychology prepares you to work with children in the criminal justice system.