Cybercrime Investigation Certificate
Advance your career in the dynamic and ever-changing world of information security, cyber threats and cybercrime investigation.
The Cybercrime Investigation Certificate will be available in Apply Texas starting August 2021 for the Fall 2022 term.
According to the FBI, the cybercrime threat by criminals, overseas adversaries and terrorists is incredibly serious and growing. And, ZipRecruiter reports that the average salary for cybercrime investigators in the U.S. is about $100,000 per year.
- Application for Admission
- All college and/or university transcripts
- Essay of no more than 750 words discussing an aspect of cybercrime investigation
- Bachelor’s degree with an overall GPA of at least 2.75, including repeated courses - or a bachelor’s degree with a GPA of at least 3.0 in the last 60 credit hours of undergraduate work
Note: Applications not meeting GPA requirements will be viewed on a case-by-case basis by the department chair.
This graduate-level certificate program consists of 12 credit hours. That means you only have to complete four courses to earn your certificate.
Once you earn your certificate, you can also apply the credits toward an online Master of Science in criminal justice degree right here at Angelo State.
Our graduate certificate program is the first of its kind in Texas offered through a criminal justice program rather than a computer science program.
Applications are accepted year round. Admission may be granted in the fall, spring or summer.