Friday – June 23, 2017
Digital Forensics Analyst
Enter the growing field of digital and computer forensics investigation. This program's comprehensive coursework includes material from basic networking, basic security, network security, information systems auditing, risk management, and security policy and procedures. In addition, several courses cover specialized areas of forensics such as mobile forensics and internet forensics. Students can work toward earning several industry certifications.
Career Outlook: Due to increases in computer crimes, it is predicted that this will be a high-demand occupation with opportunities in public and private sectors.
Program Code: 31-150-1
Start Dates: August/January
Special Admission Requirements: One year of high school-level algebra. The student also needs to meet one of these requirements: Be currently working in the IT security field or related field (or) be currently enrolled in the IT Information Systems Security Specialist associate degree program (or) receive approval from the program chairperson.
Career Cluster: Information Technology