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Program at a Glance

Online Certificate
College of Community Innovation and Education
Credit Hours
Most Innovative University 2022

Support crime agencies in the pursuit of justice.

The field of criminal justice is evolving. As a result, dynamic leadership is required to guide the way. Your online graduate certificate in crime analysis will prepare you to tackle the most prominent and sophisticated challenges facing the field of criminal justice.

The skills you gain through your online graduate certificate will provide you with the foundation to lead the way as a crime analyst. Courses covering data management, crime mapping and analysis, theories of crime analysis and more will teach you how to synthesize theory and application to fully utilize available technologies in crime analysis. You’ll emerge able to leverage data-driven management, investigative support and highly sought crime analysis skills.

Through UCF Online’s fully virtual crime analysis training online, you’ll be prepared to contribute to a critically important field. Get started today to earn your graduate certificate.

Application Deadlines

July 1

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Course Overview

Data Management Systems for Crime Analysis

This course is designed to provide the conceptual basis, understanding, and skills necessary for complex crime data manipulation.

Course provides the conceptual knowledge and practical skills to design and implement GIS based analysis of community crime problems.

Develop advanced mapping and analysis proficiency utilizing sophisticated spatial analysis techniques.

Skills You'll Learn

  • Identify and examine crime patterns.
  • Synthesize theory and application to fully utilize available technologies to develop and perform complex crime analysis and mapping

Career Projections


Annual Job


Job Growth
2019 - 2029

Source: Lightcast™ . 2024

Career Opportunities

  • CIA Analyst
  • Crime Intelligence Analyst
  • FBI agent
  • Financial Crimes Investigator
  • digital forensics analyst