Abstract: The study which investigated the perception of students towards cybercrime in Nigeria was narrowed to students of River State University, Rivers State. No doubt, cybercrime has become topmost means at which students and youths see as a major means to get rich quickly. Technological Determinism Theory was adopted to give this study a footing. A cross-sectional survey research method was equally adopted while questionnaire was used to elicit data from respondents who are students of River State University. Accidental sampling technique was used to select the respondents. The data were analyzed in descriptive statistics (frequency and percentage). Findings show that majority of respondents 87% admitted that the urge to get rich quickly is one of the factors for cybercrime among youth, equally, and 65% of the respondents attributed high prevalent of cybercrime is caused by high rate of unemployment. The study recommended that government need to create employment opportunities for youth because idle hand is a Satan workshop.
(Last Updated On: 27th January 2023)These are MSc Project Topics in Mass Communication that can be used by mass communication students and other related departments