Graduate Certificate in Information Assurance
Iowa State University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Information Assurance  is designed to meet the needs of information system security specialists in government, the private sector, and educational institutions. 

Credits from this certificate can be used towards completion of a Master’s Degree.


A bachelors degree is required. A 3.0 GPA. the GRE is required for all international students. TOEFL 95 iBT (IELTS 7.0) for non-native English speakers. Demonstrated ability to write software competently. For those who do not have the required computing background, they provide an introductory survey course, with appropriate follow-up material.

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission