The Crime Mapping certificate will give students knowledge of the use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) within the area of criminal justice and homeland security. Students will learn how to collect data, analyze data, identify crime trends, and assess opportunities for crime prevention with the goal of building safer communities.
Career opportunities include but are not limited to private security agencies, retail and banking security agencies, local law enforcement agencies, first responder agencies, and additional state and federal agencies.
Current articulation agreements for the law enforcement and corrections AAS degree include agreements with Antioch University Midwest, Wright State University, and Ohio University. An articulation agreement with Miami University Regional is in the process of being updated. Potential articulation agreements include agreements with Ashland University and Franklin University.
Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program: View the Gainful Employment Information
|BIS 1120||Introduction to Software Applications||3|
|CJS 1101||Introduction to Criminal Justice Science||3|
|CJS 1155||Homeland Security Issues & Administration||3|
|CJS 2111||Ethics & Professionalism in Criminal Justice||3|
|CJS 2130||Terrorism & Counter-Terrorism||3|
|CJS 2209||Computer Crime||3|
|CJS 2295||Criminal Justice Science Seminar||4|
|COM 2245||Intercultural Communication||3|
|ENG 1101||English Composition I||3|
|GEO 1107||Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS)||4|
|(COM 2206 OR COM 2211)COM 2211)||3|