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Graduate Certificate in Network Security (NS)


Advisor: Skip Lawver, Sp.A.
122 Sill Hall
734.487.1161
glawver@emich.edu

This program will aim to:

  • provide educational format for those IA/IT professionals who do not want to pursue a graduate degree but want to continue their education in the certificate format;

  • provide opportunity for current graduates to complete two additional courses for certificate;

  • provide an avenue for certification in one or more disciplines in information assurance;

  • increase strong understanding of Information Assurance, Network Security, and Digital Investigations;

  • nurture and instill the ethics involved in information technology; and

  • develop and understand strategy, policy, and compliance issues.

This program will follow approved courses for the Information Assurance Degree Program allowing the student to choose what concentration he/she desires.

Admission
In order to be admitted to this program, students must:

  • obtain a Baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution;

  • have an undergraduate GPA of 2.75 or higher;

  • have a goal statement as part of the admission application that is consistent with program objectives;

  • submit a minimum of two letters of recommendation focusing on evidence of experience relevant to information security; and

  • submit a goal statement demonstrating how the graduate certificate program will help the student’s professional goals.

Certificate Total: 24 hours