Certificate Programs in Information Assurance / Cyber Security

NJCU is designated a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education by the National Security Agency.

Through hands-on training, you'll gain a working knowledge of how best to protect your company's information assets.

The Information Assurance and Cyber Security Defense Certificate offers coursework to successfully apply information technology theory and principles to address real world business opportunities and challenges. These certificates concentrate on the concepts and principles of securing and protecting the information assets of the organization. The School of Professional Security Studies' two interdisciplinary advanced certificate programs provides the necessary skills to prepare professional in this emerging area of Information Security.

All our certificates curriculum of study are approved by the National Security Agency and the U.S Department of Homeland Security.


Information Assurance Certificate - Undergraduate Level

Course Requirements

Course

Course Title

Credits

SECU 222

Computer Security I

3

SECU 322

Computer Security II

3

SECU 422

Computer Security IIII

3


Information Assurance Certificate - Graduate Level

Course Requirements

Course

Course Title

Credits

SECU 610

Cyber Security

3

SECU 655

Computer Security Topics

3

SECU 660

Security and Privacy of Information and Information Systems

3

SECU 665

Information Security Strategy and Policy Development

3


Cyber Defense Certificate - Undergraduate Level

Course Requirements

Course

Course Title

Credits

SECU 222

Computer Security I

3

SECU 322

Computer Security II

3

SECU 422

Computer Security IIII

3

MATH 140

Statistics I

3

CS 101

Fundamentals of Computer Science

3