Digital Forensics

Study the growing field of Digital Forensics at RWU, where students learn how to solve computer crimes like viruses, data sabotage and financial fraud. Through hands-on study in our Forensics and Networking Security lab, you’ll discover how investigators acquire, analyze and manage evidence collected from computers and mobile devices, as well as how to present this evidence in court.

Graduate Certificate in Digital Forensics

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Graduate Certificate*

The study of digital forensics is a growing field for both law enforcement as well as corporate employees. Within this five course certificate students will understand NTFS and FAT Operating Systems, be able to develop sound evidence for presentation in court and be able to manage evidence in a safe and acceptable fashion.

Applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university in order to be eligible for Graduate Certificate Admission.

Admission requirements are:

  1. Application Form
  2. Official transcripts for all previous undergraduate and graduate work
  3. All University required fees

Required Courses:

CJS540Digital Forensics Hardware and Acquisition 
CJS542Digital Forensics I 
CJS543Digital Forensics II 
CJS544Digital Forensics III 
CJS545Law for Forensics Professionals