BS in Financial Forensics focuses on providing students with an in-depth study of the investigative techniques specific to fraud investigations and the methods for prevention and detection of fraud.
According to the U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics, faster-than-average growth of accountant and auditor jobs will result from an increase in the number of businesses, changing financial laws and regulations, and greater scrutiny of company finances.* Completing your Bachelor's degree and acquiring industry-current knowledge and skills in your area of interest can help you take your career to an exciting new level.
Colorado Tech Online's BS in Financial Forensics is designed to challenge you to apply the knowledge and skills of finance, accounting, management, mathematics, criminal justice and the liberal arts to identify, resolve, and communicate relevant financial forensics issues. These skills, amongst others taught in the curriculum, can provide you with the qualifications to pursue a diverse range of exciting positions, including Forensic Accountant, Fraud Examiner, Financial Crimes Investigator, Bank Secrecy Act Manager, and many others.
Applications are currently being accepted, and courses will begin on April 5, 2009.
*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2008-09 Edition, on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/oco/ocos001.htm (visited February 14, 2009).