Bachelor's Degree Curriculum

Our online bachelor's degree in Economic Crime Investigation prepares you for fraud investigation and the Certified Fraud Examiner test as determined by ASIS International and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE):

  • Fraud prevention and detection
  • Fraudulent financial transactions
  • Fraud investigation
  • Legal elements of fraud

Our bachelor's degree provides the well-rounded program that more than meets the skills a fraud investigator needs to succeed in careers such as fraud examiner, forensic accounting, certified financial examiner, and other career areas within fraud investigation. Want to add a credential to your resume, whether you have a degree or are working toward one? Check out our economic crime investigation certificates.

Curriculum

Course #TitleCredits
ACCT 130 Financial Accounting 3
ACCT 140 Managerial Accounting 3
ACCT 230 Intermediate Accounting I 3
ACCT 231 Intermediate Accounting II 3
ACCT 280 Forensic Accounting 3
ACCT 420 Auditing 3
ACCT or CFDI Elective 3
CFDI 240 Digital Forensic Investigation Techniques 3
CFDI 340 Digital Forensic Analysis 3
CFDI 350 White-Collar Crime 3
CFDI 360 Cybercrime 3
CFDI 450 Sr. Seminar in Digital Investigation 3
CFDI 270 Anti-Forensics & Network Forensics 3
CMIT 130 Networking Fundamentals 3
CMIT 135 Introduction to Computer Systems 3
CRIM 120 Criminal Law 3
CRIM 121 Criminal Procedure 3
CRIM 225 Law of Searching & Seizing Digital Evidence 3
CRIM 260 Research Methods in Criminal Justice 3
CRIM 310 Investigative Interviewing 3
MGMT 240 Corporate Finance and Financial Markets 3
NETW 240 Computer & Network Security 3
Total Credits from Professional Courses 66

General Education

Course #TitleCredits
PSYC 100 or SOCI 110 Introduction to Psychology or Introduction to Sociology 3
ENGL 111 Critical Reading & Expository Writing I 3
ENGL 112 Critical Reading & Expository Writing II 3
MATH 180 Introduction to Statistics 3
COMM 130 Interpersonal Communication 3
ECON 205 Microeconomics 3
COMM 270 Intercultural Communication 3
PHIL 210 Critical Thinking 3
ENGL 315 Writing in the Workplace 3
PHIL 340 Ethics in the Professions 3
SCIE 170 Introduction to Forensic Science 4
History Elective 3
Writing or English Elective 3
Fine Arts Elective 3
General Electives 11
Total Credits from General Education 54
Total Credits to Earn This Degree 120