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Program Details

The Graduate Certificate in Network Security program explores subjects such as network security, digital forensics, network infrastructures, and secure mobile networks. Students gain a thorough knowledge of network threats, data encryption, wireless network security, data authentication, data recovery and forensics, network architecture, and emerging network technologies.


A transcript showing proof of completion of an undergraduate BS or BA degree from an accredited institution. Mathematical experience to include a minimum of one semester of Pre-Calculus, one semester of Discrete Mathematics and one semester of Statistics, or the equivalent experience. C Programming proficiency, to include a minimum of one class of C Programming and one class of Data structures, or the equivalent experience.

Accreditation & Licensing

New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education


The University of Massachusetts Lowell is not presently accepting applications or registrations for online courses, degrees or certificate programs from residents of Arkansas, Kansas or Minnesota. Due to recent legislative changes the University of Massachusetts Lowell is not seeking state authorization to offer online programs in those states. State and federal laws require colleges and universities to receive state authorization to offer online programs in states other than their own.