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Network Security Forensics Advanced Technical Certificate

This certificate can be earned as a pathway to the Computer Information Systems Technology - Network Systems Specialization Bachelor of Applied Science Program. Applicants who qualify for the bachelor's level program can also apply to earn just the Network Security Forensics Advanced Technical Certificate. Speak with a bachelor's advisor about that process.

This twelve credit Advanced Technical Certificate (ATC) program prepares students for employment in the network security field. The program provides coursework in cybersecurity, digital forensics, intrusion detection, and application programming control architectures.

Following successful completion of the program courses, the candidate may be eligible to apply for certification leading to a Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC) in Certified Forensic Analysis (GCFA). Visit the program page for more details and how to apply.

The completion of an Associate in Science (A.S.) or Associate of Applied Science degree is required to be eligible to earn the Advanced Technical Certificate.

View the Network Security Forensics ATC Curriculum