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Graduate Certificate in Security in Computer Systems Management

Program at a Glance


Security in Computer Systems Management


Online, Hybrid

Total Units


Spring ’24 Final Application Deadline

December 17


Per Unit

Program Overview

The Graduate Certificate in Security in Computer Systems Management provides a concentrated course of study for students seeking to build their career in the growing area of Computer Security Management.

Students complete the certificate with the following knowledge and skills: security audit, compliance and management including technical skills based on the Kali Linux tool set. The certificate covers three key areas: standards, business compliance auditing and technical monitoring. Students will gain essential security content including standards, compliance, assessment and defense. Certificate course can be applied toward a Master’s in Information Technology Management or an MBA.

Admission Requirements

  • Applicants should hold a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited US institution or the equivalent from a recognized foreign (outside the US) institution, and provide official transcripts.
  • Applicants whose native language is not English must meet the English Language Proficiency Admission Requirements.
  • Certificate students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
  • To apply for certificate programs, students should submit an admission application and fee.

Important Note: Graduate certificate admission is limited to domestic students. Students that plan to study on an F or J Visa may apply to graduate programs only.

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