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  Nov 19, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Academic Catalog

Cybercrime Investigation Certificate


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Certificate | CRJU.CYBER.CT
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Program Description


Cybercrime investigation involves the application of computer forensics examination and analysis techniques, in order to  properly preserve electronic and digital evidence, so that it may be presented in a court of law. The certificate in Cybercrime Investigation combines criminal justice, forensic science, and computer courses, and is designed for students who have already earned at least an associate degree in a related field who plan to pursue entry level careers in the field of computer forensics.

Graduates of the Cybercrime Investigation Certificate will be able to:

  • Analyze the United States criminal justice system, criminal laws, and the rules of evidence
  • Apply the critical thinking skills needed for appropriate ethical decision-making in law enforcement-related fields
  • Utilize the appropriate skills needed in the usage of computers, networks, and operating systems
  • Examine the documentation, collection, and preservation of computer forensic evidence

Sequence of Study - Cybercrime Investigation Certificate


Below are the required courses for your program arranged in a suggested sequence. Please note that the sequence does not  include developmental coursework. See Academic Preparation  for the developmental course sequence if applicable to you.

Program Total: 27 Credits


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