Advanced Cybersecurity (Certificate)

Online Advanced Cybersecurity Certificate Program

This 19-credit-hour program picks up where our undergraduate certificate program, Cybersecurity Concepts, left off by focusing on areas associated with the CISSP certification, including risk management and mitigation, access control and authorization methods, disaster recovery practices and standards, social engineering, cryptography, and legal implications.

Advanced Cybersecurity Certificate Program Outcomes

By providing a solid foundation in advanced cyber security through relevant curriculum, practice exams, real-world simulation and labs, this 19-credit-hour program provides insight to ...

  • Assess and analyze threats to information systems
  • Evaluate the standards, processes, methods and tools used to mitigate risk
  • Analyze key attributes to various access control methods and authorization techniques
  • Compare and contrast various ciphers and encryption standards
  • Identify elements and processes for developing, testing and implementing business continuity plans
  • Examine methods for reducing security risks arising from the human element and organizational culture and structure
  • Identify legal and ethical issues surrounding global information systems security

Learn how an online degree from Grantham could change your life and ignite your career success. Our online classes are a great fit for active duty military, veterans, military spouses, military personnel, high school graduates, government employees, etc. Contact us at (888) 947-2684 to find out more about our accredited degree programs, financial assistance opportunities and enrollment process.

Course Highlights & Curriculum

Textbook Information

Full curriculum

Course Title Credits
GU100 Student Success 1
IS355 Risk Management 3
IS360 Disaster Recovery 3
IS431 Access Control Systems 3
IS440 Human Decision and Security Engineering 3
IS450 Security Trends and Legal Issues 3
IS461 Cryptography 3
Program and core: 19
Electives (0): 0
Total: 19

Additional online degree details

Degree level: Certificate
Delivery method: Online
Availability: Available

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