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Information Security for Business

Award Type: Certificate of Accomplishment

This certificate is designed for business professionals whose responsibilities include oversight of IT technology for their business function. Graduates of this certificate will gain a broad understanding of the key issues and challenges of managing information technology systems in a business setting and be able to apply key frameworks, models, and management methodologies to facilitate IT strategies, system implementations, and on-going system operations.

The graduate of the Certificate of Accomplishment in Information Security for Business will:

  • Understand the fundamentals of information security, and how they relate to information systems needs of a business.
  • Use effective written and oral communication to create and update a business information security plan.
  • Develop technical skills to analyze and solve information security problems and selecting the appropriate strategy to address them.
  • design/develop/deploy/maintain and manage business information systems security plan.

Program Requirements

A major of 12 units is required for the certificate

Course Number Course Title Units
CBIS 101 Computer Concepts & Applications 3.0
CBIS 108 Networking and Administration 3.0
CBIS 310 Information Security Awareness for Business Professionals 3.0
CBIS 311 Information Security Planning for Business Managers 3.0