Information Session: Graduate Certificate in Information Security
August 25, 2017
Computer Science Building
UMass Amherst Campus
Learn about the College of Information and Computer Sciences' (CICS) Graduate Certificate in Information Security. Whether your role is directly related to information security or you just want to gain skills in this rapidly growing field, this program offers training in applied information technology security, policy,and risk management. Learn how to protect and preserve corporate, nonprofit, government and educational information assets.
Information Risk Management (INFOSEC 690R) begins on September 5. This course reviews information governance, information technology policy, privacy and security, regulatory compliance and project management as a comprehensive program applicable to any corporate network system. In this course, we will review the most contemporary literature as it is still developing on this topic as well as engage students in a case study that will allow them to make connections between the academic literature and actual practice. Classes are offered in person and by remote participation.
Learn more about the certificate program: infosec.cs.umass.edu
Note: UMass employees and their dependents receive a 50% credit on all Continuing & Professional Education (CPE) classes.