Risk, Compliance, and the Law (Z108)

Graduate Certificate Program
College: Behavioral and Social Sciences

Abstract

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.

Financial Assistance

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.

Contact

Sally Simpson
Director, Center for the Study of Business Ethics, Regulation, & Crime

2220L Lefrak Hall
7251 Preinkert Drive
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742
Telephone: 301.405.4726
Email: ssimpson@umd.edu

Courses: BERC

*This program is not currently accepting applications*

General Requirements

Program-Specific Requirements

  • Letters of Recommendation (2)
  • CV/Resume

*Visa Eligibility: This program is not eligible for I-20 or DS-2019 issuance by the University of Maryland.

For more admissions information or to apply to the program, please visit our Graduate School website.

Application Deadlines

Type of Applicant Fall Deadline Spring Deadline
Domestic Applicants
US Citizens and Permanent Residents Not accepting applications Not accepting applications
International Applicants
F (student) or J (exchange visitor) visas; A, E, G, H, I and L visas and immigrants Not accepting applications Not accepting applications

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 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. Distinguished University Professor, Criminology and Criminal Justice
Professor, Risk, Compliance, and the Law
Affiliate Associate Professor, American Studies