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Computer Forensics - Digital and Mobile

Computer Forensics - Digital and Mobile Certificate

Projected outlook for some certified Computer Forensics experts:

131,000Number of Jobs, 2019

$99,730Median Pay per year, 2019

31%Job Growth, 2019-2029 (FYI - 5% is average)

*U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook – Forensic Science Technicians

Earn A CSUF Computer Forensics Certificate in 8-10 Months

Earn your computer forensics certificate in 9-10 months and join an elite group in the front lines of fighting cybercrime in law enforcement or the business community.

Computer Forensics Program Benefits:

You Will:

  • Work hands on with the latest techniques and technology in digital forensics, including state-of-the-art imaging hardware and software, to preserve and analyze digital evidence.
  • Learn to fight cybercrime alongside law enforcement and the business community.
  • Get a head start in a growing industry and community.

Ideal for:

  • IT specialists.
  • Systems analysts.
  • Network administrators.
  • Computer-forensics professionals seeking career development.

Program Stats:

  • Five required courses (92 hours of lecture and discussion)
  • 9–10 months long
  • 100% online
  • 9.2 continuing education units (CEUs)
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Winter / Spring 2022
Summer
2022
Fall
2022

- Information technology specialists
- Systems analysts
- Network administrators
- Computer Forensics professionals seeking career development

The Certificate in Computer Forensics - Digital and Mobile is appropriate for individuals who want to expand their expertise and learn the essential components intrinsic to the field of computer forensics. The core audience includes employees of both public and private corporations, government entities, and legal and law enforcement organizations.

Rahul Bhaskar
Professor, Information Systems & Decision Sciences, Mihaylo College of Business & Economics, California State University, Fullerton
Lynn Stewart
Director of Business Development, Extension and International Programs, California State University, Fullerton
Christopher Swarat
Associate Vice President, Extension and International Programs, California State University, Fullerton
James Watkins
Senior Computer Forensic Examiner (Ret), Deputy Laboratory Director - Orange County, Regional Computer Forensic Laboratory, FBI Los Angeles
Jason G Weiss
Senior Computer Forensic Examiner, Founding Laboratory Director - Orange County, Regional Computer Forensic Laboratory, FBI Los Angeles
Gail C Wright
Program Manager, Extension and International Programs, California State University, Fullerton

Program Details

Location: Online
Length: 9-10 months
Cost: $3,280*
Next Start: Spring 2022

*Cost is approximate and subject to change


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