CCJP - M - Certified Criminal Justice Professional Michigan

Overview of Requirements


4,000 hours, full- or part-time work providing services in a criminal justice setting with substance use disorder clientele.


200 hours of direct clinical supervision with direct interaction concerning scope of practice.


Bachelor’s Degree or higher with a major in criminal justice, social services, or related behavioral health/human services field. 200 total education contact hours.

Code of Ethics

Sign and adhere to the current MCBAP CCJP Code of Ethical Standards.


Must live or work within the State of Michigan fifty-one (51%) percent of the time.


Submit the non-refundable application fee.

Initial Certification

Once approved, the initial CCJP-M certification period will be for two (2) years.

Application Process

All applications are completed in the Certemy platform. Once approved, the initial certification period is valid for a two year period. Before you start the initial application process, you will need to decide if you would like to be in a 2 year renewal cycle or a 3 year renewal cycle starting after the initial two year period.

General Information for Applicants