Economic Crime Prevention
Utica College, a world leader in economic crime prevention education, provides fully accredited
Bachelor's and Master's Degree programs in Economic Crime-each instructed by select Utica faculty members
demonstrating industry-renowned experience in economic crime investigation, anti-fraud and computer crime control.
Utica College offers accredited online degree programs at the Bachelor's and Master's
Online Master of Science Degree in Economic Crime Management
Online MBA in Fraud Management
Online Bachelor of Science Degree in Economic Crime Investigation
Online MBA in Accountancy
Online Master of
Science Degree in Economic Crime Management
The Master of Science degree program in Economic Crime Management-
the only graduate level program of its kind in the Americas-provides professional education to members of private
corporations, government agencies, and professional associations who desire to advance their competencies in managing
corporate and advanced technological resources to combat economic crime. The award winning program, which can be
completed in two years of part-time study, utilizes a flexible, Internet-based distance learning format with a brief
on-campus residency during each of the three yearly terms (January, May, August). Each residency provides
opportunities for students to achieve hands-on, technology-related skill learning through labs and demonstrations.
This schedule allows students wishing to lead organizations operating in a global environment to acquire the
requisite knowledge, skills, and vision with minimal impact on their full-time positions.
The Economic Crime
Management program combines the areas of management, technology, analytical skills, and a knowledge and understanding
of economic crime from a global perspective. The master's degree program was developed in cooperation with the Board
of Directors of the Economic Crime Institute which is comprised of individuals who are leaders in various industries
and governmental organizations that are adversely impacted by economic crime.Request More Information
Utica’s MBA in professional Accountancy offers you a powerful way to advance your professional
career! Assuring the accuracy and integrity of information is critical to relevant financial reporting for corporate
decision-making. The primary focus of the program is professional practice and assurance. An MBA in Accountancy puts
you in a leadership position, providing the financial information necessary for planning business strategy, helping
control organizations, and helping investors make informed financial decisions.
The Utica MBA in Accountancy
provides you with the qualifications to earn the prestigious Certified Public Accountant (CPA) credential. The
program also gives you the foundaA in Accountancy tion and breadth needed to make informed managerial decisions, while electives allow
for learning advanced managerial accounting, information assurance, computer auditing, and even fraud
management.Request More Information
Online MBA in Fraud Management
Renowned for its experience in the
field of economic crime, Utica College offers an online MBA in Fraud Management, qualifying students for positions in
fraud analysis, fraud investigation, fraud examination and compliance in either the private or public sectors. This
program offers students an opportunity to learn specific concepts and tools to assist them in managing complex
technology projects and programs while identifying and preventing economic crimes. Combining a core curriculum in
business with courses in fraud prevention and detection and financial investigation, the program prepares graduates
for fraud management careers in a variety of industries such as banking, credit card, telecommunications, insurance,
retail, and financial services.
The fraud management program, which can be completed in two years of
part-time study, utilizes a flexible, distance learning format, faculty-directed study at home, and two brief
on-campus week-end residencies during the program.
Additionally, the curriculum provides students with the
academic qualifications to take the comprehensive examinations to become a Certified Fraud Examiner (offered by the
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners) and a Certified Financial Crime Investigator (offered by the International
Association of Financial Crime Investigators). Request More Information
Online Bachelor of Science Degree in
Economic Crime Investigation
Utica College's fully-online economic crime investigation degree program combines
the study of criminal justice with that of accounting and computer science to provide future practitioners with an
understanding of the evolving problems of fraud, corporate crime, and computer crime. As economic crime is an area of
increasing concern in today's technologically advanced society, students completing Utica's growing innovative
programs earn a highly marketable degree.
The curriculum consists of a wide spectrum of criminal justice,
economic crime, sociology, and law courses to provide enhanced skills in understanding and investigating economic and
computer crimes.This program offers two specialized concentrations: financial investigation and computer security.
The concentration in financial investigation links the theory and practice of accounting to the detection and control
of fraud and other related economic crimes. The concentration in computer security incorporates the fundamentals of
programming as well as network and computer security.
This degree offers extensive career opportunities to
students who have an interest in criminal justice, forensic accounting, fraud auditing, and computer science. Federal
law enforcement and regulatory agencies, whose jurisdictions in specific economic crimes are rapidly expanding, are
very interested in graduates of this program, as are corporations interested in protecting proprietary information,
computer security, and the prevention of a variety of internal and external threats. Currently, 90% of the graduates
of this program are working in professional positions relevant to their career interests.
About Utica College
Utica College offers a wide variety of programs in arts and sciences, health andhuman studies, and social sciences
and management. With 31 majors, 22 minors, five graduate programs, numerous pre-professional and special programs,
and opportunities to study abroad, UC's academic offerings rival those of much larger universities.Request More
Utica College educates students for rewarding careers, responsible
citizenship, and fulfilling lives by integrating liberal and professional study, by creating a community of learners
with diverse experiences and perspectives, by balancing its local heritage with a global perspective, by encouraging
lifelong learning, and by promoting scholarship in the belief that the discovery and application of knowledge enrich
teaching and learning.
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Utica, NY 13502-4892
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College, and also is mentioned in Syracuse University's charter. The Commission on Higher Education of the Middle
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