The Ridge College focuses its intelligence and data science programs on the knowledge, theory, skills, and technology that intelligence professionals must understand to be successful in the 21st century. The Institute offers an undergraduate degree and a masters degree in Erie, PA, in addition to several graduate certificates and a graduate degree online.
The Ridge College has a data and intelligence analysis arm, the Institute of Intelligence Studies and Information Science, which has provided research and analysis products to clients since 1995. Over the years, the Institute has done research and analysis for clients such as Department of Defense, the EU Parliament, and Procter & Gamble.
The Ridge College has developed intelligence and data science courses, both on-campus and online, of varying lengths and to multiple degrees of intensity for government agencies such as the Department of State, the Department of Defense, and the FBI. The expert faculty has crafted unique, hands-on, application-oriented programs that give intelligence analysts and data scientists more skills to add to their toolbox.