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Graduate Certificate in Cybersecurity Management and Policy

Program Details

University of Maryland University College (UMUC) offers the online Graduate Certificate in Cybersecurity Management and Policy. Within this program, students will examine governmental and organizational responses to cyber security threats. Students will assess technical and organizational controls that can prevent and detect cyber intrusions. Students will create and assess policies and procedures to restore operations after a cyber attack. Students will explore the legal foundations of cyber security as well as the roles of government, international and private organizations. This program is designed to help students pursue positions managing cyber security functions.


  • Official transcript indicating completion of a bachelor’s (or higher) degree from a regionally accredited degree-granting university or college.
  • Recommendation: Background in computing and programming.

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education