Information Assurance & Cybersecurity Graduate Certificate
Capella University

Program Details

With this Graduate Certificate in Information Assurance & Cybersecurity, you can expand your professional skill set, resume and earning potential. Through Capella’s program, you’ll develop the knowledge to manage information security within your organization. Coursework is structured for professionals who already hold undergraduate degrees and likely integrates:
  • Network Security Fundamentals and Cryptography
  • Information Security Regulatory and Legal Environment
  • Operating System Defense
  • Identifying and Managing Risk


Your program of enrollment determines the admission requirements. 

Basic requirements for all programs:

  • Admission application and non-refundable $50 application fee
  • Acknowledgement agreement
  • All applicants must understand, read, speak, and write fluently in English
  • Official transcript(s) from previous institutions for degree and post-degree coursework, if applicable
  • Minimum GPA as defined by your program

Minimum level of education required:

  • Bachelor's degree from an institution accredited by a U.S. Department of Education-recognized accrediting agency or an internationally recognized institution
  • Your official bachelor's transcripts, minimum grade point average of 2.3 or higher on a 4.0 scale
  • A background acknowledgement form that indicates your technology degree or relevant work requirements for this program

School Accreditation Statement

Capella University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. 

  • Higher Learning Commission:, 800.621.7440 
  • Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552),