Cyber Crime Specialist

Cyber Crime Specialist

As technology becomes more popular, the need for more Internet and computer security increases. You can become a cyber crime specialist at Gwinnett Tech where you'll learn how to use computer and digital forensics to help fight cyber crime. Jobs in this field are available with a range of different agencies and businesses. At Gwinnett Tech, you'll prepare to enter the field as a computer forensic technician.

This program is offered at Gwinnett Tech's Alpharetta-North Fulton Campus as well as our Lawrenceville Campus.

For information on gainful employment, please see here

View our course catalog and check out these offerings:

  • Offerings
  • Instructors
  • Top Jobs
  • Advisory Board
  • Certificates

    • Cyber Crime Specialist


    There are no diplomas available for this program.


    There are no degrees available for this program.

    Continuing Ed

    • Private Detective Training

    • Introduction to PC Security

  • Mehmet Kilinc
    Program Director Information Security Specialist
    ext 6674
    Rita Patel
    Dean of Computer Science
    ext 6505
  • Explore a career as a Cyber Crime Specialist where positions are available with business and industrial firms, financial institutions and government agencies.

  • Computer Information Systems Advisory Committee

    Gerald Brouillette (Chair)
    VP IT, NexCen Franchise Management, Inc.

    Sandy Greer (Chair)
    VP, SoftNet, Inc.

    Lorri Christopher (Secretary)
    Gwinnett Technical College

    Kelly Alexander
    Cisco Systems

    Michael R. Ault

    Jim Bacik

    John C. Balsavage
    President, A & I Solutions Enterprise Project Management

    Brent Bassett
    VP, Chief Architect, Assurant Solutions

    Keith G. Berns
    Alumni Manager, Network & IT Operations
    Benchmark Brands

    Melanie Brandt
    Chief Operating Officer – TAG
    Technology Association of Georgia

    Asante Bradford
    Digital Entertainment Liaison
    Georgia Department Economic Development

    James Brege
    Director Engineering & Planning

    W. Ed Brown
    SVP & CIO, Gwinnett Medical

    Michael Brown
    Jacobs Telephone Contractors (JTC)

    Dr. James Cannady
    Research Scientist, Georgia Tech

    Marc Carabelli

    Mr. Barry Cohen
    VP of Information Technology
    Well Real Estate Investment Trust

    Duane Cunningham

    Don Evatt, Ph. D
    Donald R. Evatt
    Atlanta IBM

    Greg Frame

    Scott Futrell
    Chief Information Officer
    Gwinnett County Public Schools
    Instructional Support Center

    Gentry Ganote
    CEO, Rojoli Technologies, LLC

    Sean Gerety, Alumni
    OmniLink Systems

    Adam Ghetti

    Hope Ann Hackett
    Hope Hackett, Logo & Web Design

    Ben Halpert, CISSP
    Director, IT Risk Leader- CIT
    McKesson Corporation

    Todd Harris
    Hi-REZ Studios

    Shane Hope

    Tony Huey
    Aflac Worldwide Headquarters

    Tim Huffman
    Quality Technology Services

    Necole Jackson
    Manager, GTRC Lifecycle Management
    Team, Cisco Systems, Inc.

    Grady Johnston

    Russell Jones

    Scott W. Kappler, COO
    New Effect IT, LLC

    Eric Klein
    Sago Networks

    Donald R. Lamar
    Drayton, Drayton & Lamar Inc.

    John Leonard

    Blake Lewin
    TransGaming, Inc. Digital Division

    George W. Lovett
    BarcoView, LLC

    Bob Landstrom,

    Albert Lussier
    SVP, Senior Technology Manager
    Bank of America

    Patrick Maher

    John Matelski
    Director, Information Technology Services
    Gwinnett County Government

    Barry Puckett
    Gwinnett County Government

    Melinda McDonough
    Desktop Support Supervisor
    Kaiser Permanente

    Rich McMahon
    Cisco Systems

    Nadiya Merchant
    Pioneer Services Network, Inc.

    Marie Mouchet
    Vice President & Chief Information Officer
    Southern Company Generation
    Alabama Power

    David B. Neely
    Director of IT Operations
    World Financial Group

    Prince Niyyar
    President, Commdex

    Suraj Prakash,
    VP, Wipro Technologies

    David Phelts

    Jon R. Ramsey
    CTO, SecureWorks, Inc.

    Steve L. Riley
    CEO, Echoeleven, Inc.

    Brent Schofield
    Softchoice Optimus Solutions

    Matt Searfoss
    VP & General Manager, Peak10

    Lorraine Swicicki
    Quality Tech Services

    Richard Vogtner

    Colleen Wade

    Scott M. Warfield
    Internet Security Systems, X-Force

    Mark Whitaker
    NCR Corporation

    Michael Willis

    Alan Wilson, VP
    TripWire Interactive, LLC

    Zach Zimmerman
    Software Engineer, McKesson Technologies Inc.

    Maxwell High School of Technology
    Jessica Stallings
    Maxwell High School

    Norcross High School
    Technology Education
    Janice Justice

Take the first step towards a top job in this field and apply for next semester. All the dates and deadlines you need to know are here on the website. If you're looking for ways to pay for your education, check out the scholarships for this program. You can also learn about our instructors, clubs and organizations and check out the advisory board to learn more about companies in this field.