Admission into the Minor

Students are expected to formally declare a minor by completing the Change of Major/Minor Application online under the Student tab of myBama.

Special Opportunities

Cyber Criminology minors are encouraged to participate in the Cyber Crime Club, a very active student organization that aims to educate students on cybercrime and cyberforensic techniques, as well as provide information on career and graduate school options within the field of cybercrime.

More InformationHours
Minor Courses
CC 201Introduction to Cyber Criminology3
CC 301Cyber Law and Policy3
CC 401Law Enforcement in the Digital Age3
CS 202Intro to the Internet3
Credit Hours Subtotal: 12
*CC 401 is offered in fall semesters. CC 301 is offered in spring semesters.
Electives
Select six hours of the following:6
Introduction to Fraud Risk Management
Special Topics in Cyber Crime
Internship
Digital Forensic Investigation
Special Topics in Cyber Criminology
Survey Criminal Theories
Legal & Ethical Issues in Comp
Intro To Personality
Total Hours18

Grade Point Average

A 2.0 grade point average in the minor is required. Please see the Grades and Grade Points section of this catalog for an explanation on grade point average calculations.

Upper-level Residency

A minimum of six hours of 300- and 400-level courses in the minor must be earned on this campus.

Ancillary Courses

This minor does not require ancillary courses.

Prerequisites

CC 201 is a prerequisite for all CC upper-level courses.