Cyber Crime Technology
A55210 (Associate Degree) C55210A, C55210B (Certificates)
This curriculum will prepare students to enter the field of computer crime investigations and private security. Students completing this curriculum will be capable of investigating computer crimes, properly seize and recover computer evidence and aid in the prosecution of cyber criminals. Course work in this curriculum will include a division of work in the disciplines of criminal justice and computer information systems. Additionally, students will be required to take specific cyber crime classes.
Graduates should qualify to become computer crime investigators for local or state criminal justice agencies. Also these graduates should be competent to serve as computer security specialists or consultants with private business.
Graduates should qualify to become computer crime investigators for local or state criminal justice agencies. Also, these graduates should be competent to serve as computer security specialists or consultants with private business.
CyberSeek, a program funded in part by the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education, has an interactive career pathways map on its website. It provides information on the various domains of expertise in the cybersecurity world - such as networking, software development, and auditing - and how those backgrounds can lead to various entry-level roles. These include security technician, incident responder, and security analyst. The interactive map shows the average cybersecurity salaries for various roles in field.