Continuing Your Education

Our certification programs provide professional skills for career transition in a variety of public and private business sectors. These programs are intended for those who have an interest in gaining additional knowledge for career transition. Advanced Certificate programs provide a theoretical foundation for working professionals who have completed a minimum of an associate degree.

Certificate in Information Assurance Overview

The information assurance certification program is a short program providing vocational skills into a technology career pathway specific to the protection of information. The information assurance professional specialist needs to have a good understanding of computer network design and infrastructure. Students with information assurance training will have skills that enable them to put safeguards and quality control into place for the protection of data. They play a very important role in ensuring that an organization’s data does stays safe and does not get misused.

Required Courses

  • CBSC 225 Security and Data Loss Prevention
  • CBSC 230 Computer Forensics
  • COMP 236 Survey of Operating System
  • CBSC 265 Network Security Management
  • COMP 150 Information Systems Essentials
  • MGMT 210 Introduction to Project Management

Ready To Apply? Great! Here's What You Need To Do:

  • Complete an interview with an admissions representative.
  • Submit a completed application.
  • Submit transcripts from all previous colleges/universities attended. The College must receive official transcripts within eight weeks of a student’s start date.
  • Submit grade reports or scores from any recognized college equivalency examination. (e.g., CLEP, DANTES, and Advanced Placement).
  • Submit certificates from any corporate education training programs or professional development.1
  • Submit transcript request forms for all colleges attended.2
Fill Out The Application

1: A student may be required to register with ACE, if official transcripts are not available from his/her company, to determine appropriate credit for corporate training programs.

2: An ACE military evaluation form may be required to determine appropriate credit for military training.

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