Graduate Certificate in Network and Information Security
The following online courses are required for graduation:
|Required Courses||Credit Hours|
|CECS 564: Introduction to
|CECS 566: Information Security
|Choose two electives from the following:|
|CECS 568: Computer Forensics
|CECS 594: Information Assurance (not regularly offered)
|CECS 613: Network Security
|CECS 617: Mobile Computing
|CECS 631: Database Security
|CECS 632: Data Mining
|CECS 694: Relevant NIS areas in consultation with department advisor
|Total Credits (minimum required)||12 hours|
Students enrolling in these courses will need to have sufficient
background to be successful.
Therefore, you must have completed the required course prerequisites, or have equivalent knowledge from courses taken at other universities, or from work experience. Prerequisites include courses (or equivalent) such as CECS 311, CECS 420, and CECS 310.
Work experience in the industry can be considered as substitute if it includes experience in area of operating systems, network security and legal and ethical issues.