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Master of Science in Digital Forensic Science

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Digital Forensic Science program helps students change into scientists who use digital evidence to investigate a variety of crimes while developing methods with which evidence can be collected for the courts.  The curriculum supplies the tools needed to stay current with technology and industry trends while building on existing digital forensics knowledge and advancing students to the next level of expertise.  Coursework provides a framework of core digital forensic principles through such courses as:
  • The Practice of Digital Investigations
  • Scripting for Digital Forensics
  • Operating System Analysis
  • Incident Response and Network Forensics
  • Mobile Device Analysis


  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Official transcripts
  • Experience or current employment in a digital forensics/computer science
  • Essay
  • Resume

Accreditation & Licensing

New England Commission of Higher Education