This site uses javascript to implement some of its functionality. Please enable javascript in your web browser to ensure full functionality is available.

University Catalog

Certificate in Information Security

The Information Security certificate program at UMFK is designed to prepare students to better understand, prevent, mitigate and respond to threats to information security. Students are introduced to basic Information Security concepts, current issues and approaches to Information Security.


Certificate Requirements

CRN Course Name Credits
COS 206 Introduction to Information Security 3 credits
COS 338 Introduction to Networking 3 credits
COS 354 Network Security 4 credits
COS/PSA 413 Computer Forensics and Investigations OR  
    COS 430     Cryptography 3-4 credits
COS 374 Operating Systems Security OR  
    COS 440     Cyber Defense 3 credits
  COS/PSA Electives 3 credits
Total 19-20 credits