Graduate Certificate in Cybersecurity

The Cybersecurity Graduate Certificate offers graduate students and post‐ baccalaureate professionals an opportunity to build and strengthen their capabilities in cybersecurity for academic and professional work. The 12 credit hours of coursework required for the certificate include the foundational overview of cybersecurity and in addition allow the student to focus on cybersecurity courses that are of particular interest.

The following courses are required:

  • CSE 561, Foundations of Information Security

  • 9 credits from the following:

    • CSE 563, Access Control and System Security
    • CSE 570, Privacy in Mobile Environments
    • CSE 541, Advanced Cryptography
    • CSE 564, Secure System Administration
    • CSE 554, Computer Network Security
    • CSE 557, Hardware‐ Based Network Security
    • EMGT 509, Systems, Risk, and Decision Analysis