With the increase use of computers to commit crimes and growing demand for computer-based data in civil proceedings, a need has rapidly developed for forensic experts to extract useful information from computer evidence.
BU's digital forensics program prepares students for careers as digital forensic specialists who can work with:
- law enforcement
- homeland security agencies
- law firms
- private companies
BU offers the only digital forensics bachelor's degree in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education and is Pennsylvania's Center for Digital Forensics.