Cybersecurity Graduate Certificate

Overview

The main objective of the certificate program is to expose students to state-of-the-art concepts and techniques in the area cybersecurity.

Learning Goals and Objectives

The program will produce graduates who will:

Goal 1: Succeed as practicing cybersecurity specialists.

Students will be able to:

Objective 1.1:  Identify, formulate, and solve problems encountered when constructing solutions involving cybersecurity and related fields.

Objective 1.2: Articulate the security and legal aspects of a computing environment.

Goal 2:  Adapt and evolve in complex technological environments such as those found in the workplace.

Students will be able to:

Objective 2.1:  Analyze contemporary issues related to the evolving discipline of cybersecurity.

Objective 2.2:  Apply modern skills, techniques, and tools in their professional practice.

Overview

The main objective of the certificate program is to expose students to state-of-the-art concepts and techniques in the area cybersecurity.

Degree Requirements for Cybersecurity Graduate Certificate

Completion of one required core and four elective courses as outlined below:

Core Courses
Select the following:3
Computing Essentials
Elective Courses
Select any four CSC courses from below:12
Introduction to Security
Advanced Security
Security in Mobile App Design
Intro to Ethical Hacking
Digital Forensics
Intro to Soc Net Anlys and Mdl

The core-course requirement is waived for students with undergraduate degrees in computer science or related fields.