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Economic Crime Forensics, M.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • Unknown
    Duration
Online
The Program consists of two tracks: Corporate Fraud and Network Security. Coursework for both tracks can be completed 100 percent online.

About

The goal of this Program is to prepare students to enter the field of economic crime and digital forensics in careers such as internal and external fraud auditors, digital forensics specialists, and data and network security managers. The Program prepares individuals to detect, deter, and investigate instances of economic crime, misconduct, and abuse. This Program is unique to the Eastern Pennsylvania geographic area.The M.S. in ECF incorporates key components from La Salle’s graduate programs in Computer Information Science, Information Technology Leadership and Master of Business Administration. The Program adds additional theory in areas of criminal justice, litigation preparation, and corporate ethics. The Program also provides an additional path for technology managers interested in pursuing a leadership career by integrating financial compliance with corporate business goals. Students complete a capstone experience which integrates theory and practice through either an industry specific research project or a program-related experiential position.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Computer and Internet Fraud 
  • Fraud Examination: Principles and Practices
  • Corporate Ethics and Compliance 
  • Criminal Justice and Legal Concepts 
  • Litigation Support Practices and Procedures

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    540

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General Requirements

  • Official transcript of all university-level work attempted or completed—a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution of higher education is required. Students with academic studies in business, technology or criminal justice would be best positioned to complete this Program;
  • A GPA of at least 3.0;
  • A current professional résumé;
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation from professors at the college level
  • A personal interview with a faculty member from the Economic Crime Forensics program will be required of all qualified applicants to assess the candidate’s requirements for foundation courses.

Getting a Student Visa

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    835 USD/credit
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  • National

    835 USD/credit
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