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Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity / Cybercrime & Fraud Investigations

Program Details

The online BS in Cybersecurity degree from Utica College offers specializations in Cybercrime and Fraud Investigation, Network Forensics and Intrusion Investigation, Cyber Operations, and Information Assurance. Students gain the knowledge to be on the front lines in the fight to keep data safe and secure. 

This program has earned designation as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense education (CAE /CD) by the National Security Agency (NSA) and the Department of Homeland Security. The Defense Cyber Crime Center (DC3) has also designated this program as a National Center of Digital Forensics Academic Excellence (CDFAE), and EC-Council, a premier industry certifying body has also designated Utica College’s Cybersecurity programs as an Academic Center of Excellence.

Cybercrime and Fraud Investigation – teaches the latest techniques used to accumulate data and evidence in prosecuting cybercrime, such as credit card fraud, intellectual property theft, pedophilia, terrorism, hacking, and more. Topics of study include:

  • Economic crime theory
  • White-collar criminology
  • Applied cryptography
  • Fraud prevention and detection technologies

Requirements

Bachelor completion requires 120 credits, including transfer credits.
Must have an associate's degree, or have earned a minimum of 57 credits from an accredited institution prior to enrolling in the program.

  • Minimum GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Official transcripts
  • Resume
  • Other application materials as requested

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education