Computer Engineering Technology - Business Forensics Investigations, One-Year Technical Certificate

Curriculum Code #6218

Effective May 2018

Division of Engineering, Business and Information Technologies

The business forensics investigations one-year technical certificate provides current criminal justice professionals and others with basic skills used for investigations of fraud and other white collar crimes. This certificate brings together three professional areas: accounting, digital forensics and criminal justice. Students are trained in digital forensics and data recovery tools, evidence collection, proper criminal investigation practices, evidence and report preparation for litigation. Coursework listed below can be used to satisfy the requirements of the associate of applied science in computer engineering technology – forensics accounting investigations major. Certification as a fraud examiner or as a certified forensic accountant will require a bachelor’s degree. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by LCCC’s University Partnership.

Plan of Study Grid
Fall SemesterHours
ACTG 151 ACCOUNTING I - FINANCIAL 4
CMNW 101 A+ CERTIFICATION PREPARATION I 4
CRMJ 146 CRIMINAL JUSTICE INVESTIGATION 3
ENGL 161 COLLEGE COMPOSITION I 3
Select one of the following: 3-4
TECHNICAL MATHEMATICS I 1  
COLLEGE MATHEMATICS  
QUANTITATIVE REASONING  
SDEV 101 COLLEGE 101 2 1
 Hours18-19
Spring Semester
ACTG 253 FORENSIC ACCOUNTING 3 3
CMNW 120 CYBER-FOREN CYBER CRIME THE LAW 4
CRMJ 121 CRIMINALISTICS 3
PSYH 151 INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY 3
 Hours13
 Total Hours31-32

Program Contact(s):

Hikmat Chedid
440-366-7017
hchedid@lorainccc.edu

For information about admissions, enrollment, transfer, graduation and other general questions, please contact your Advising Team.

More program information can be found on our website.