Cybercrime, Investigation and Enforcement B.S.

The worlds of sleuthing and technology combine in this program to train students in the high-demand field of cybercrime. Bring your curiosity to courses in network security, forensic investigation and ethical hacking. If white hat work is where your passion lies, this new and exciting major is the program for you.

credits required for the Cybercrime, Investigation and Enforcement major

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of students who apply to WOU are selected for admission

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of students are assigned multiple advisers devoted to guiding them through their four years at WOU

Sample four-year degree plan

Learning outcomes

  • Gain knowledge and skills necessary to detect, investigate and enforce cybercrimes
  • Understand the issues, theories, ethics, policies, practices, and barriers to controlling cybercrime
  • Learn how traditional criminal justice theories, practices, and policies, and cybersecurity tools, techniques and technologies apply to the control of cybercrime

Career opportunities

  • Crime lab cybercrime specialist
  • Security analyst
  • Network safety specialist
  • Penetration tester
  • IT security engineer

Faculty

MIYUKI ARIMOTO

Assistant Professor, Criminal Justice Sciences
503-838-8317 | arimotom@wou.edu | MA 205

OMAR MELCHOR-AYALA

PhD, Assistant Professor, Criminal Justice Sciences
503-838-9219 | ayalao@wou.edu | MA 217

MARI SAKIYAMA

Assistant Professor, Criminal Justice Sciences
503-751-4215 | sakiyamam@wou.edu | MA 211

TARYN VANDERPYL

Assistant Professor, Criminal Justice Sciences
503-838-8356 | vanderpylt@wou.edu | MA 215

MISTY WEITZEL

Graduate Programs Coordinator, Associate Professor, Criminal Justice Sciences
503-838-8520 | weitzelm@wou.edu | MA 203

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Phone: 503-838-8358

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