Feb 22, 2019  
2016-2017 Catalog 
    
2016-2017 Catalog [PAST CATALOG]

Advanced Cyber Forensics, Certificate


Award: Certificate (code CRT.CIS.CYBR-FRNSC-A)

Total Credit Hours: 25 credit hours.

About the Cybersecurity, Networking and Digital Forensics Department

Purpose: Perform forensic investigations, incident handling, and conduct incident investigations. Gain the knowledge and skills necessary to execute forensic investigations of networks, hosts, and mobile devices, including the use of standard computer forensics and evidence handling techniques to collect, process, review, analyze and produce electronic evidence. Successful completion of the courses in this certificate prepares a student for the Cyber Incident Responder exam sponsored by the Defense Cyber Crime Center (DC3), National Centers of Digital Forensics Academic Excellence (CDFAE) program.

Range of Occupations

  • Computer forensics technician
  • Digital forensics specialist
  • Digital forensics investigator
  • Forensic support specialist
  • Incident response analyst

Occupations can be explored further through the virtual Careers Center at http://www.aacc.edu/resources/careers-and-employment/career-services/

Degree/Graduation Requirements


Degree Requirements


A grade of C or better is required in each Cyber Technology certificate course requirement.

Graduation Requirements


Demonstrated eligibility for ENG 111 .

Related Educational Opportunities


Continuing Education and Workforce Development Offerings


Additional courses, credentials and/or certifications may be available through the AACC School of Continuing Education and Workforce Development.