Cost per credit: $295
Learn to identify solutions to crime problems and formulate crime prevention strategies.
The Bachelor of Science in Crime Analysis combines a core concentration in crime analysis with select courses in data analytics, cyber security, and geographic information systems. Throughout this program, students identify solutions to crime problems and learn to formulate crime prevention strategies. Additionally, students learn crime mapping and the application of statistics to understand the techniques available to map crime and provide predictive analytics to criminal justice agencies. Applying spatial analysis and mapping, quantitative assessment, and using standard software packages, individuals who complete the program will be prepared to understand investigative techniques and data in order to provide criminal justice agencies with tactical, operational, and strategic crime analysis products.
Students will also be prepared to enroll in and pass the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services crime analysis certification examination.
This program will teach students how to not only know where crime is happening right now, but where it might happen next, and how to best attempt to stay one step ahead.