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Graduate Certificate in Information Assurance & Cybersecurity

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Information Assurance and Cybersecurity provides instruction to recognize online and offline threats and vulnerabilities. Students will also have the opportunity to develop forensic techniques to analyze attacks and prevent future attacks.

Added instruction includes coursework in how to:

  • Identify unsecure elements of a network
  • Understand communications encryption
  • Lead organizational efforts in adopting security measures
  • Adopt new technology to prevent future attacks

Students with this certificate will be trained security professionals and will have the credentials to work as Computer Security Specialists, Computer Forensic Investigators, Computer Network Defense Engineers, Threat Intelligence Analysts, and Security Operations Managers.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution or international equivalent
  • Prerequisites in statistics, discrete mathematics and computer programming

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges