Program Overview

Champlain College in Vermont offers a B.S. in Economic Crime Investigation degree. This degree is ideal for students who want to careers in forensic accounting, certified financial examiner, fraud examiner, and other various careers in fraud investigation. The curriculum is 120 credits, and includes key courses of: financial accounting, managerial accounting, forensic accounting, auditing, forensic analysis, white-collar crime, criminal law, and a few others. The general education component includes relevant coursework including:  statistics, psychology, history, literature, spreadsheet analysis, communication, economics, and critical reading. The curriculum encompasses a wide variety of topics that will help students get the most out of their education. This degree can be completed in 3 years and courses are offered in 7-week sessions. 

The program is designed for students to pass the Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) test and other certifications. The Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) governs the CFE, and the test includes the following topics: fraud prevention and detection, fraudulent financial transactions, fraud investigation, and legal elements of fraud. Upon successful completion of the degree, students will successfully learn how to draft a fraud prevention strategy in regards to business management.

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    Program Details

    Degree Level: Bachelor

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

    Accelerated Degree: No

    Accreditation & Licensing

    New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

    New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Technical and Career Institutions

    New England Association of Schools and Colleges. The accrediting agency of Champlain College, this agency accredits the institutions in all six New England States, and includes on its roster Harvard University, University of Connecticut, University of Massachusetts, and Dartmouth College to name only a few.


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    School Overview

    Champlain College is a private college in Burlington, Vermont, that was established in 1878 as Burlington Collegiate Institute by G.W. Thompson. The college has moved many times and changed its name but took its current name in 1958 and relocated to the Hill Section of Burlington where it lies today. Champlain areas of study include undergraduate degrees, online certificates and degree programs, and master’s degree programs.

    In 1993, online educational programs were introduced to the college. Today, the school offers a variety of programs online. Certain associate’s and bachelor’s degrees can be attained by only using online programs. Many other degrees incorporate the use of online classes.


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