Graduate Certificate in Cybersecurity Administration

The purpose of the Graduate Certificate in Cybersecurity Administration is to provide cybersecurity professionals or graduate students aspiring to pursue careers in cybersecurity units within organizations, with knowledge of cybersecurity threats, practices, legal and ethical issues, and how to manage cybersecurity strategy, projects, and personnel. MBA students as well as ACC, MIS, and CSC graduate students may benefit from this certificate program if they are interested in pursuing careers related to cybersecurity. 

Course Prerequisites

Students enrolled in courses for the Online Graduate Accelerated Programs (GAP) must be registered and pay all tuition, fees, and assessments by the program’s deadline each semester.

Grading Policy

Candidates for the certificate will be expected to complete course requirements with a grade of C (2.0) or better (a grade of C- or lower is not acceptable), and a cumulative B (3.0) GPA across the curriculum.


Required Courses
MIS 513Management Information Systems3
MIS 579Cybersecurity Management3
MIS 581Compliance and Legal Issues in Cybersecurity3
Total Hours9