Applied Studies: Computer Forensics


Students enrolled in this program will earn a BA/BS in Applied Studies: Computer Forensics degree from North Central University. Plus, students will simultaneously earn an AAS from Minneapolis Community and Technical College.

The Computer Forensics program combines knowledge and skills in information technology, information security, computer forensics, criminal justice, law, investigation, and ethics.  Computer forensics professionals are primarily employed by governmental and legal agencies that specialize in cybercrime investigations.  Upon completion of the program you will have gained strong technical problem-solving, interpersonal and communication skills that will be useful as you enter the workforce.

Where You Could Work

  • IT help desk centers
  • Technical support
  • IT departments in government and industry
  • Network administration
  • Internet service providers
  • IT consulting firms
  • Training centers
  • Technology vendors

Potential Job Titles

  • Computer Security Specialist
  • Cybercrimes Investigator
  • IT Specialist
  • Network Specialist
  • Computer Forensics Technician
  • Computer Forensics Investigator


Part 1. General Education Core
Part 2. Biblical Studies Core
Part 3. Applied Area & General Electives
65 Credits