Those who wish to pursue careers in government may wish to study public policy. This field deals with the development and creation of policies and programs that provide services and regulate behavior at local, regional, and national levels.
The major in urban studies and public policy is designed
to prepare students for careers in public service or
private corporations involved in public issues. Career
The major in urban studies and public policy is designed to prepare students for careers in public service or private corporations involved in public issues. Career paths include government, law, city planning, non-profit management and public policy analysis. The curriculum explores urban issues in real estate development, transportation, land use and housing that focuses on finding solutions to inner-city problems such as unemployment, poverty, and crime.
Student Learning Outcomes
Understand the relationship between the urban environment and human behavior.
Identify the causes and effect of urban problems.
Quantify the costs and benefits of public programs in order to conduct rational policy analysis.
Propose practical solutions to social problems.
Communicate complex policy issues in a clear and concise manner both orally and in writing.
Influence the political process by explaining policy solutions to both public officials and the general public.
With the online BS in Criminal Justice specialized in Cyber Criminology and Policy, you'll gain experience in the technology programs and tools used to prevent and detect
Criminals continue to advance their techniques through technology, as well as skate the edge of legal loopholes, taking advantage of non-existent or loosely-defined laws. You’ll find the issues related to criminal justice span the globe, entering the homes and business of its residents in a physical and virtual manner, threatening homeland security, and demanding immediate policy changes to protect the innocent and prosecute the guilty.
The online BS in Criminal Justice specialized in Cyber Criminology and Policy curriculum prepares you to:
Learn the theory, causation, and victimization relating to economic crimes.
Learn how crime is a form of deviant behavior, its relation t...