Tiffin University


Online On-Campus
Classes Start October 20 and January 12
Classes Start Six Times Per Year For Ultimate Flexibility

Graduate-Level Certificates

Graduate certificates are designed for working professionals who wish to enhance their professional knowledge, skills, and leadership abilities. This practical, flexible and learner-centered curriculum is offered completely online with no residency requirement.

Who Should Pursue a Certificate?

Mid-career professionals, traditional and non-traditional students may find certificate programs particularly valuable for:

  • Exploring a new professional path or career
  • Staying current with industry trends, strategies, philosophies, and knowledge
  • Justifying a promotion
  • Continuing lifelong learning goals
  • Complimenting a formal course of academic study with practical training and skills

Courses completed toward graduate certificates may be applied to Tiffin University’s graduate degrees.

All graduate-level certificates are only available in the online format and require 12 – 21 credit hours to complete. The graduate-level Addictions Counseling certificate is only available on the Tiffin Campus.

  • Addictions Counseling: Post-Licensure – only offered on Tiffin Campus; Fall/Winter starts
  • Crime Analysis
  • Criminal Behavior
  • Healthcare Administration
  • Homeland Security Administration
  • Justice Administration
  • Sports Management


Online: Two terms per semester starting in January, March, May, July, August and October

Bachelor-Level Certificates

Transfer of Credit From Other Institutions For Bachelor Level Certificates

Bachelor level credits earned at a regionally-accredited college or university may be transferred and applied toward a student’s degree requirements at Tiffin University for a Bachelor level certificate program.

  • Arabic Studies
  • Latin American Studies


Online: Two terms per semester starting in January, March, May, July, August and October

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Average certificate completion
12 - 21 Credit Hours

At a Glance

  • Regional accreditations
  • No application fees
  • Flexible start dates
  • Accepts transfer credits

Certificate Overview

  • Enhance your professional knowledge, skills, and leadership abilities
  • Offered 100% online with no residency requirement
  • Start your program in January, March, May, July, August or October
  • Requires 12 – 21 credit hours to complete, depending on the certificate
  • Cost per credit hour ranges from $500 – 700
  • Choose from 9 graduate certificates and 2 bachelor certificates