Graduate Certificate in Data Assurance

Program Description | Admission | Certificate Requirements | Courses


Program Description

The Data Assurance certificate provides students with a concentrated and in-depth exposure to the management, mining, and security concerns of enterprise database administrators enhancing their professional capability and employability. Individuals holding a baccalaureate degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or a related field would be suitable candidates for this program.


Admissions

Applicants seeking admission to the graduate certificate program in Data Assurance must submit the following directly to the Office of Graduate Admissions:

  1. Graduate Application
  2. Application fee
  3. Official transcript from the baccalaureate degree granting institution
  4. Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a closely related field with a minimum GPA of 3.0

Certificate Requirements

 

Graduate Certificate in Data Assurance

Item
Requirement
Options
Hours
Required
1
Specified
Courses
Choose all from:
DFSC 5310 <DF 531> Principle and Policy in Information Assurance
COSC 5318 <CS 566> Database Systems
COSC 6414 <CS 544> Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery
COSC 5335 <CS 537> Database Security
12
2 Elective Choose one from:
DFSC 5335 <DF 566> Risk Assessment and Financial System Security
DFSC 6335 <DF 589> Disaster Recovery
3
TOTAL
15

 


Courses

Computer Science (COSC)
Digital Forensics (DFSC)

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