Graduate Certificate, Cybersecurity Management
- Student must have a completed baccalaureate degree.
- Students must possess either prior education specific to IT, Networking or Cybersecurity, related work experience or a combination of both with the approval and review of the Program Director to enter the Cybersecurity Management or associated concentration within the MSDM.
- If the degree is in a non-security or non-cybersecurity related field and the student has a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA, they will be required to start with one 400-level course, which is an elective option for the degree.
- Students that have already obtained a graduate degree will not be required to complete an entrance exam or complete a 400-level course first.
- Students with a baccalaureate degree in a related field, with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher will not have any additional testing or entry course requirements.
- If the student has a cumulative GPA between 3.0 and 2.75, regardless of the field of study, they will be required to complete the Watson Glaser Critical Thinking Exam.
- If a student has a cumulative GPA below 2.75, they will be required to submit results from either the GRE or GMAT.
Minimum Requirements for Cybersecurity Graduate Certificate: 12 credits
|General University Requirements|
|Complete the general university requirements.|
|Graduate Certificate Requirements|
|Complete the graduate certificate requirements.|
|Cybersecurity Program Requirements|
|Have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution.|
|Complete the following:|
|Information Assurance and Risk Assessment|
|Cyber Threats and Vulnerabilities|
|Perspectives in Addressing Cybersecurity & Critical Infrastructure|
|Choose one of the following:|
|Cybersecurity in the 21st Century: Technology and Ethics|
|Cybercrime, Fraud and Law|