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Graduate Certificate in Information Security

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Information Security covers topics that help to protect online information so consumers and businesses can be safer online.  This program is best suited for students holding an undergraduate degree in computer science, information technology or those willing to take a number of ancillary courses. 

This program covers:

  • Security threats
  • Existing network security technology 
  • SNMP family of standards
  • Information protection concepts
  • Conventional Encryption and Public Key Cryptology

Requirements

Have an undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology, or Computer Engineering; or an undergraduate degree in Mathematics, Physics, or Engineering plus a background in the industry in computer programming, data structures, databases, and networking and operating systems. Official transcripts. A minimum 3.0 GPA. Submit GRE scores for US/CAN applicants without CS or Engineering degrees. Submit letter of recommendation. Resume.

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education