Certificate in Cybersecurity
Graduate Certificate in CybersecurityKatie Brady, Graduate Director
Glass Hall, Room 223; Phone 417-836-5616
The Cybersecurity Graduate Certificate program provides a 12 hours graduate-level experience in the field of cybersecurity. The program provides hands on labs to teach Cybersecurity professionals how to secure and defend Information Systems from malicious attackers. Senior level security professionals working in retail, healthcare, military, and educational settings have curated the security curriculum to ensure immediately applicability.
Candidates for the certificate program must be admitted to the University as a graduate student. The candidate should have a bachelor’s degree and meet minimum admission criteria for the Master of Business Administration program. All course work must be approved by the MBA Program Director.
Required courses (12 hrs)
|Course Code||Course Title||Credit Hours|
|CIS 626||Fundamentals of Cybersecurity||3 hrs|
CIS 764 OR
Hacker Techniques and Incident Response OR
Web Application Security
Computer Forensics and I.T. Auditing
|CIS 762||I.T. Legal Issues in Cybersecurity||3 hrs|
Students must have a B or better grade in each course.