Certificate of Advanced Studies in Monitoring, Surveillance & Intelligence Operations
Utica College

Program Details

The Certificate of Advanced Studies in Monitoring, Surveillance, and Intelligence Operations from Utica College provides managers and information technology professionals with key tools and techniques needed to identify cyber threats; create cyber policy; and to understand the ethical, legal, cultural, and regulatory environment as it relates to operating in cyberspace.  Students also learn to analyze and assess methods for cyber monitoring, cyber intelligence, cyber fusion and cyber surveillance.

The 18 credit certificate which can be completed in just one year can seamlessly transfer into an advanced degree at Utica College.


  • Bachelor's degree or International equivalent
  • Minimum GPA of 2.7 (Applicants with GPAs below 2.7 can be admitted at the discretion of the department.) 
  • No GRE or GMAT required

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education