Risk, Compliance, and the Law (Z108)
Graduate Certificate Program
College: Behavioral and Social Sciences
The Graduate Certificate of Professional Studies in Risk, Compliance, and the Law, offered through the Center of the Study of Business Ethics, Regulation, & Crime, provides post-baccalaureate training and knowledge in the interdisciplinary fields of business law, ethics, criminology, and accounting. This program, along with the Center of the Study of Business Ethics, Regulation, & Crime, is a joint effort between the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences and the Robert H. Smith School of Business.
This program does not provide departmental assistantships or fellowships. Loans, work-study and need-based grants for citizens and permanent residents with demonstrated financial need may submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by appropriate FAFSA deadlines.
Director, Center for the Study of Business Ethics, Regulation, & Crime
2220L Lefrak Hall
7251 Preinkert Drive
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742
- Statement of Purpose
- TOEFL/IELTS/PTE (international graduate students)
- Letters of Recommendation (2)
*Visa Eligibility: This program is not eligible for I-20 or DS-2019 issuance by the University of Maryland.
Applicants must meet the following minimum admission criteria as established by the Graduate School:
- Applicants must have earned a four-year baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution, or an equivalent degree from a non-U.S. institution.
- Applicants must have earned a 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) in all prior undergraduate and graduate coursework.
- Applicants must provide an official copy of a transcript for all of their post-secondary work.
For more admissions information or to apply to the program, please visit our Graduate School website: www.gradschool.umd.edu/admissions
|Type of Applicant||Fall Deadline|
|US Citizens and Permanent Residents||not currently accepting applications for Fall 2018|
|F (student) or J (exchange visitor) visas; A,E,G,H,I and L visas and immigrants||not currently accepting applications for Fall 2018|
Other Deadlines: Please visit the program website at http://riskcert.umd.edu
To serve the needs of working professionals, courses in Risk, Compliance, and the Law Certificate program are currently offered 100% online in a hybrid format where students will be expected to work both individually and in teams to complete course requirements asynchronously, as well as to participate once per week in a synchronous lecture.
|Last Name||First/Middle Name||Graduate Faculty Status||Academic Credentials||Positions|
|Maimon||David||Full Member||Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 2009M.A., University of Haifa, 2005B.A., University of Haifa, 2003||Associate Professor, Criminology and Criminal Justice |
Assistant Professor, Risk, Compliance, and the Law
|Simpson||Sally S.||Full Member||B.S., Oregon State University, 1976; M.A., Washington State University, 1978; Ph.D., University of Massachusetts-Amherst, 1985.||Professor, Risk, Compliance, and the Law |
Professor, Criminology and Criminal Justice
Affiliate Associate Professor, American Studies