Chief Information Security Management Officer Certificate

The Seidenberg School, through its recently established CyberSecurity Institute, is committed to increasing the number of trained cybersecurity professionals needed to meet the increased demand for personnel with this expertise. In fall 2012, the Institute introduced a five-course, management-oriented Advanced Certificate for Chief Information Security Officers. It is designed specifically for managers and senior executives in both business and government who want to ramp up their knowledge and skills in this vital area in order to effectively protect their organization’s proprietary information.

Certificate Requirements

Course Requirements
IS 641Information Security and Controls3
IS 642Information Security Planning and Policy: NIST Standards3
IS 643Information Security Auditing and Risk Management:ISO Standards3
IS 644Business Continuity & Disaster3
IS 645Information Security Management Project:The CISMO Role3
Total Credits15

This advanced certificate program is based on the recommendations outlined by the Department of Homeland Security in Information Technology Security Essential Body of Knowledge.