Computer Engineering Technology - Business Forensics Investigations Major

Computer Engineering Technology- 
Business Forensics Investigations Major

Associate of Applied Science - Curriculum Code 6220

The Business Forensics Investigations major provides graduates with the skills necessary to understand and determine if fraud or certain other white collar crime is present in the workplace. Certification as a Fraud Examiner or as a Certified Forensic Accountant will require a Bachelor degree. Students are given comprehensive information and training in digital forensics and data recovery tools, evidence collection, proper criminal investigation practices, evidence and report preparation for litigation. This program is designed to meet the needs of new students as well as individuals already employed as criminal justice officers or persons who are preparing themselves for full or part-time employment in investigating white collar crime. This major brings together three professional areas: Accounting, digital forensics and criminal justice. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership.

 Career information for this program

Fall Semester (First Year)
ACTG 151 Accounting I - Financial 4
CMNW 101 A+ Certification and Preparation I 4
ENGL 161 College Composition I 3
MTHM 121  Technical Mathematics I ***   OR 4
MTHM 150 The Art of Mathematical Thinking  OR 3
Mathematics Elective * 3
SDEV 101 College 101 ^ 1
     
Spring Semester (First Year)
CMNW 121 Data Collection, Analysis and Forensic Tools > 4
CMNW 145 Network Installation and Diagnostics 4
CRMJ 117 Criminal Law 3
ENGL 164 College Composition II with Technical Topics > 3
MTHM 122 Technical Mathematics II > OR 3
MTHM 151 College Mathematics 3
     
Fall Semester (Second Year)
ACTG 253 Forensic Accounting > 3
CMNW 120 Cyber Forensics, Cyber Crime and The Law 4
CMNW 223 Network Forensics and Investigative Techniques > 4
CRMJ 146 Criminal Justice Investigation 3
PSYH 151 Introduction to Psychology 3
   
Spring Semester (Second Year)
CMNW 201 A+ Certification Preparation II > 4
CMNW 247 Computer Forensics and Data Recovery Capstone >

 4

CRMJ 121 Criminalistics

3

Science Elective with Lab #

3
Arts and Humanities Elective(s) ## OR 3
Social Science Elective(s) **
Total Credit Hours: 66/67

1. >     Indicates that this course requires a prerequisite.
2. OR  Indicates that a student may select either course, which may have an effect on the total credit hours.
3. *     Indicates that this course must be a college level Mathematics course.
4. **  Course selected from the following list: HSTR 151, 152, 161, 162, 171, 176, 252, 267; PLSC 156.
5. *** Indicates that a student enrolled in MTHM 121 must also complete MTHM 122.

6. #    Indicates that a student may take 3 or more credits to satisfy this requirement.

7. ##  Courses selected from the following list: ARTS 243, 244, 245, 246, 254; ENGL 251, 252, 253, 254, 255, 257, 259, 261, 262, 265, 266, 269; HUMS 151, 161, 261, 262, 265, 266, 269; MUSC 262; PHLY 165, 262; RELG 181, 261, 262; THTR 151.

8. ^ A student must register for the orientation course when enrolling for more than six credit hours per semester or any course that would result in an accumulation of 13 or more credit hours.

Established    April 2013
Revised        
Effective        August 2013

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