Certificate in Cybercrime Essentials
American Public University System

Program Details

The rapid change in technology and exponential growth of internet-related crimes makes trained professionals in high demand. The Certificate in Cybercrime Essentials teaches students how to combat various types of cyber crimes with digital forensics tools and techniques.

Coursework in this online cyber security program aligns with the objectives of the International Association of Computer Investigative Specialists (IACIS). Classes explain ways to detect, recognize, document, and verify cybercrime, cyber terrorism, cyberwarfare, cyberstalking, and cyberbullying. Graduates will have an understanding of the processes and best practices to manage and prevent cybercrime.

Courses cover topics such as:

  • Computer forensics
  • Information assurance and security
  • Contemporary internet topics
  • Cyberlaw and privacy in a digital age

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

American Public University System is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score