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Online Graduate Certificate in Information Systems Security

As a leader in online education, the University offers an impressive portfolio of career-relevant certificates that IT professionals are seeking, including the Graduate Certificate in Information Systems. The certificate program is offered entirely online, which enables IT professionals to fit a graduate-level education into their busy schedules and to learn in a familiar Web environment. Through this program, students assess and demonstrate competence in primary information security domains that include access control, application security, business continuity and disaster recovery planning, cryptography, information security and risk management, legal, regulations, compliance and investigations, operations security, physical or environmental security, security architecture and design, and telecommunications and network security.

These areas of knowledge are critical competencies for IT professionals preparing to test for and obtain credentials as a Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP). Students also connect online with the University’s expansive community of IT professionals. Courses are taught by expert IT instructors and many professors are leaders in the IT field serving in government agencies and private industry.


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