The graduate certificate in Digital Forensics teaches you the innovative tools and leading industry methods for collecting and scientifically analyzing digital devices and data associated with cybercrime. You’ll examine the requirements for supporting legal proceedings in criminal and civil forensics, rules for presenting evidence, and how to maintain a chain of custody for evidence integrity. The process of forensics investigation can destroy the very evidence it is seeking to assimilate. The window of opportunity for collecting evidence can be a few seconds or minutes depending on the sophistication of the perpetrator. This online certificate is intended for graduate students who want to expand their knowledge of digital forensics without committing to a degree program. Program Courses The curriculum for this program follows industry trends to help ensure relevancy to today's marketplace. View all courses. Note: This program has specific admission requirements. Please view the requirements below to be sure you qualify to apply for this program.