The graduate Certificate in Cybersecurity Studies is a specialized program that is designed to prepare students for a range of career opportunities within the cybersecurity field. UAH is certified as a national Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance/Cyber Defense Education. The certificate program includes 18 semester hours of classes and covers topics including cryptography, data and information security, network defense, and digital forensics. A subset of these courses may be used to satisfy elective requirements within the MS in Cybersecurity or MS in Information Systems programs.

Courses

Core Courses (15 credit hours)
IS 560TELECOMMUNICATIONS & NETWRK'G3
IS 577NETWORK DEFENSE & OPERATING SY3
IS 660CYBERSECURITY MANAGEMENT3
IS 663COMPUTER FORENSICS3
IS 670BUSINESS CONTINGENCY PLANNING3
Electives: Choose one (3 credit hours)3
BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE & ANALYT
DATA MGT AND DATA MINING
ENTERPRISE RESOURCE PLNG SYS
Total Semester Hours18