Certificate of Advanced Studies in Computer Forensics
Utica College

Program Details

Utica College is proud to offer several online graduate and undergraduate certificates based on the framework of our bachelor’s and master’s level programs in Cybersecurity & Policy and Financial Crime.

The online Cybersecurity Certificates provide students with an understanding of the tools and techniques used to actively protect cyberspace systems and networks. Each 18 credit certificate can be completed in just one year.  The cybersecurity certificates help to prepare students to take advantage of testing for professional certifications, such as CompTIA A+ and CompTIA Security+. In addition, these credits seamlessly transfer into an advanced degree at Utica College.

The Computer Forensics certificate of Advanced Studies teaches students how to apply computer and network forensic tools and techniques to investigate cybercrime, fraud, terrorism, child pornography, and other illegal activities.


  • Bachelor's degree or International equivalent
  • Minimum GPA of 2.7 (Applicants with GPAs below 2.7 can be admitted at the discretion of the department.) 
  • No GRE or GMAT required

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education