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Minor in Computer Forensics

Available to any major, this minor offers an interdisciplinary field where you'll study business applications, information systems, application development and data modeling, computer forensics and criminal justice. You'll learn procedures for discovering and preserving evidence, types of computer and Internet crimes, and methods of searching for and retrieving evidence using software tools.

The demand for computer forensic professionals is on the rise. Those who have skills in data recovery are being sought by law enforcement, as well as privately in variety of businesses and organizations. As a computer forensics technician you may work in investigation or litigation support being called upon to testify in court proceedings.