The certificate in Cyber Crime and Fraud Investigation provides students with a detailed understanding of the technologies used to investigate white collar crime, financial crime and fraud. Criminals use cyberspace to commit various crimes including stealing identities, stealing money, money laundering, and other cyberspace-related scams. The complexity of these crimes requires investigation techniques that are built around sophisticated cyber expertise. In addition, it is imperative that modern cybercrime investigators understand how fraud schemes work and how they are perpetrated. This certificate program provides a depth of knowledge in computer forensic tools and techniques as well as a foundational underpinning in the field of fraud-related crimes.
Total credit hours required for the certificate: 18