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Information Assurance and Security Graduate Certificate

School of Business and Technology

Courses 

Total program credits needed for graduation: 20

One academic quarter is three months. You will have a three-week break between each quarter.

Required Courses

IAS5010 Information Technology Security Fundamentals 4 quarter credits
IAS5015 Network Security Fundamentals and Cryptography 4 quarter credits
IAS5020 Information Security Regulatory and Legal Environment 4 quarter credits
IAS5025 Network and Operating System Defense 4 quarter credits
IAS5030 Identifying and Managing Risk 4 quarter credits
Information Assurance & Security Certificate Online | Courses - Capella University

What Can I Expect?

Each unit consists of readings, discussions, and other activities you will be expected to complete throughout the week. Assignments are due on Sundays, though not every course requires an assignment each week.

In each course, you will receive a detailed scoring guide that describes expectations for every graded assignment.

Grades are based on your participation in weekly reading discussions and completion of assignments. You will also be assessed on your ability to demonstrate an understanding of expected outcomes for your program or specialization. These outcomes are based on the needs and performance standards of your field or discipline.

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