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Computer Forensics Certificate

Acceptance to the Program

To be eligible for acceptance to the Computer Forensics Certificate program, students must submit a College of Arts and Sciences Undergraduate Program Declaration Form when the following is completed:

  • Bachelor's degree in any discipline from a regionally accredited college/university with a GPA of 2.5 or better or with the ICS department consent

The computer forensics certificate is designed for students who have already earned a bachelor's degree and would like to re-shape their skills and knowledge in the field of computer forensics. Students without a bachelor's degree are not eligible for pursuing this certificate.

Gainful Employment Disclosure

Gainful employment programs are those "that prepare students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation." Public institutions are required to report this information for all undergraduate and graduate programs that are Title IV eligible and that lead to certificates, diplomas, graduate certificates or specialist awards. Degree programs at all levels are not considered to be gainful employment programs. View Gainful Employment Facts.

Requirements

Core Courses

Elective Courses

One course from the following courses:

One course from the following courses:

Course Overlapping

Students are allowed to have up to 8 credits overlapped with their current or previously completed majors or minors. If students have more than 8 credits overlapped, they are required to take additional coordinator-approved courses to cover the difference.

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