Economic Crime Forensics

La Salle University

M.Sc. Online
835 USD/credit
835 USD/credit
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The Program consists of two tracks: Corporate Fraud and Network Security. Coursework for both tracks can be completed 100 percent online.

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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

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS or TOEFL needed



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

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.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    835 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 835 USD per credit and a duration of  .
  • National

    835 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 835 USD per credit and a duration of  .


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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Economic Crime Forensics
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