Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania

Computer Forensics (BS)

The following course sequence sheet is for illustrative purposes only and should not be construed as formal academic advisement. Course selections and sequence may vary depending on course availability and counsel from your academic adviser. You should consult an academic adviser before developing an actual academic plan.

More information: see degree requirements.

Cr.First SemesterCr.Second Semester
356.117 Introduction to Computer Forensics353.111 Finite Mathematics
356.123 Visual Basic I356.223 Visual Basic II
320.101 Composition I3General Education Group A (Humanities)
 or General Education Group A (Humanities) or 20.101 Composition I
3General Education Group B (Social Sciences)3General Education Group B (Social Sciences)
3General Ed. Group C (Natural Science/Math)3General Ed. Values, Ethics, Decision-Making
1University Seminar (Optional)  
16Total Semester Credits15Total Semester Credits
Cr.Third SemesterCr.Fourth Semester
353.185 Discrete Mathematics353.141 Introduction to Statistics
356.217 Computer Forensics File Systems I356.218 Computer Forensics File Systems II
391.120 Accounting for Small Business343.101 Introduction to Criminal Justice
32nd Writing Course325.103 Public Speaking
 or 25.103 Public Speaking or 2nd Writing Course
3General Education Group B (Social Sciences)3General Ed. Group C (Natural Science/Math)
15Total Semester Credits15Total Semester Credits
Cr.Fifth SemesterCr.Sixth Semester
356.317 Forensic Analysis in Windows Env356.348 Data Mining
356.357 Principles of Database Design328.295 Business Ethics
391.326 Introduction to Fraud Analysis3Free Elective
3General Education Group A (Humanities)3Free Elective
3Free Elective3Free Elective
1General Education Fitness/Recreation Skills1General Education Fitness/Recreation Skills
16Total Semester Credits16Total Semester Credits
Cr.Seventh SemesterCr.Eighth Semester
356.417 Advanced Topics in Computer Forensics356.476 Introduction to Computer Networks
3Free Elective3Free Elective
3Free Elective3Free Elective
3Free Elective3Free Elective
3Free Elective  
15Total Semester Credits12Total Semester Credits


The sequence of General Education courses is an example only; they may be taken in any order.

Major Electives shown as an example only; consult advisor for current schedule of department electives.

Number of Free Electives will depend on major elective choices.

Two Courses selected for the Major, General Education OR Free Elective must

also quality as Diversity courses. See list of Diversity Courses and consult advisor.