Certificate in cybersecurity systems (CCSS) requires a total of 12 semester credit hours. All students must take the course named “MIS 6330 Information Technology Security”. After that, students choose a track and three more courses within that track.

Courses that make up the CCSS (three semester hours each) are as follows:

Track #1: Computer Science Emphasis (CS Track)
Choose three courses from the following:

  • Information Security (CS 6324)
  • Network Security (CS 6349)
  • Data and Applications Security (CS 6348)
  • One course from a list of existing cyber security systems Computer Science courses (offered periodically, and must be approved)

Track #2: Cybersecurity Management Emphasis

  • MIS 6333 Digital Forensics and Incident Management
  • MIS 6337 Information Technology Audit and Risk Management
  • Internal Audit (ACCT 6380) or Cloud Computing (MIS 6363)