Degree Program Overview

The Bachelor of Science in digital and cyber forensic engineering technology prepares students for professional work in business and industry, as well as government and law enforcement. You will learn the techniques to collect, preserve, analyze, and report digital evidence.

As part of its operations, the department of Computer Science houses the Sam Houston State University Center of Excellence in Digital Forensics, a center dedicated to the development of digital forensics training for law enforcement personnel and research opportunities into forensics
and security issues.

Careers in Digital and Cyber Forensic Engineering Technology

  • Investigator
  • Analyst
  • Law Enforcement
  • Programmer
  • Information Security Specialist

Or continue your education with a graduate degree.

Program Breakdown

Brief breakdown of the type, or types, of degree(s) available, their length, available enrollment, and estimated cost.
Category Degree Summary
Catalog Entry Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
Length 121 Credit Hours
Enrollment Fall, Spring, Summer
Tuition/Costs Rates Per Semester

View the Digital and Cyber Forensic Engineering Technology BS brochure. [PDF]

Undergraduate Application Deadlines

  • Fall: August 1
  • Spring: December 1
  • Summer: May 15