Mar 20, 2023  
Graduate Catalog 2017-18 
Graduate Catalog 2017-18 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Certificate Program in Information Security: Computer Science

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The Information Security: Computer Science Graduate Certificate is an interdisciplinary online practitioner-based offering concentrating in the growing field of information security. This certificate in comprised of five courses offered by the Business Information Systems and Computer Science departments. Two core courses are required and then students must select one of the specialized tracks to complete the certificate.

Students working towards the graduate certificate must be admitted into the graduate college as a non-degree seeking student. Students must have a bachelor degree in either a technical discipline or an appropriate discipline related to their chosen track. Students with other bachelor degrees and professional experience will also be considered.

The graduate certificate is offered completely online. Students do not need to attend classes at the main or any regional campuses in order to earn the certificate. Graduate credit is earned for all passing classes.

Required Courses (15 credit hours)

Core Courses (6 credit hours)

The following two courses must be completed by all students.

Tracks (9 credit hours)

Students must choose a track and successfully complete all courses from either the Information Security Management Track or the Secure Software and Engineering Track to earn the certificate.

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