Certificate in Cyber Security Professional

Offered through the College of Extended Learning

Requirements (24 units)

Certificates may be earned by regularly matriculated or extended learning students and denote successful completion of a prescribed program of study designed to:

  1. impart specified professional/vocational/career competencies; or
  2. produce mastery of the content of a sub-field of an academic major (discipline); or
  3. provide exposure to the range of materials in a traditional or emerging interdisciplinary field.

Certain certificate programs contain 600-level courses as requirements and/or electives. These 600-level courses may not be taken by undergraduate students. Candidates must receive two-thirds of their certificate-applicable credit from the university. The transferring of credit or the substitution of courses may occur only after application to the appropriate campus authority.

Certificate Requirements

IST 511Cyber Defense4
IST 525Computer Forensics4
IST 610Information Assurance Policy and Management4
IST 646Information Systems Planning, Strategy and Policy4
IST 647Information Based Management4
IST 648Information Networking Systems and Security4