Computer Forensics Postbaccalaureate Certificate
Cases of identity theft, check fraud, auction fraud, phishing, and other forms of digital crime have increased substantially over the years.* If you hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university, a postbaccalaureate certificate program could help you acquire the knowledge and technical skills to pursue an entry-level position in computer forensics.
Computer Forensics Postbaccalaureate Certificate Program Highlights
The online Computer Forensics Postbaccalaureate Certificate’s curriculum provides you with the opportunity to:
- Study to acquire the knowledge, skills, and confidence to help you succeed in the IT field
- Examine key IT areas including intrusion detection systems, incidence response strategies, computer forensics, and forensic techniques
- Explore computer forensic software
Higher Education at the Highest Standards
Purdue University Global is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and committed to the highest standards. Our specific programs hold additional industry-relevant approvals and accreditations.
What are the Career Opportunities?
This program is designed to provide you with the specialized knowledge to seek entry-level employment in the field of computer forensics.‡
Prepare for Future Studies
Qualified credits earned in fulfillment of this certificate may be applied toward the requirements of certain Purdue Global degree programs. When the time is right, come back and earn your degree online at Purdue Global.Request Info
What Courses Will I Take?
The curriculum in this program focuses on the key technical skills and knowledge that can be applied immediately to the field of computer forensics. Courses include:
- Networking Concepts
- Computer Forensics
- Digital Forensics
- Intrusion Detection and Incidence Response
- Major Credits28
- Total Credits28
Tuition and Fees
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Online, Rockville, Indiana, Missouri, Wisconsin
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Indiana resident military veterans: tuition for online undergraduate degree and certificate programs is $220.00 per quarter credit hour.
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Note: This program is not eligible for Title IV federal financial aid.
*Internet Crime Complaint Center, 2009 Internet Crime Report, on the Internet at https://pdf.ic3.gov/2009_IC3Report.pdf.
†Although certain programs at Purdue Global are designed to prepare students to take various certification or licensing exams, the University cannot guarantee the student will be eligible to sit for or pass those exams. In some cases, work experience, additional coursework beyond the Purdue Global program, fieldwork, and/or background checks may be necessary to be eligible to take or to successfully pass the exams. Students should research the requirements in the state in which they intend to seek employment.
‡Purdue Global cannot guarantee employment or career advancement.