Cyber Security Analytics Certificate

Parent Entity: 
Engineering and Computer Science, College of ยป Computer Science and Computer Engineering
Program Type: 
Graduate Certificate
Degree Type: 
Certificate

Program Description:

Cyberspace tools and technologies enable easy and profitable access to markets, data, and ideas. These tools may be used to conduct business, create art, play games, or engage in political discourse on a global level. On a local level, we use these tools and technologies to speed analysis and move information, data, and even currency with higher efficiency than ever before imagined. Unless properly constructed and deployed, these very same tools can be co-opted to produce dangerous risk and real damage. Valuable information can be stolen, access to vital services denied, persons can be bullied or exploited, and real world resources and currency stolen with few or no traces left. It is imperative, therefore, that we fully understand the risk profiles of cyberspace technologies as they pertain to our personal and professional lives. Armed with such understanding, we can make appropriate choices consistent with our risk tolerances and use cyberspace tools comfortably and confidently. The Certificate in Cyber Security Analytics from Wright State University will provide business professional with the technical foundation needed to understand cyberspace risk profiles.

Admissions Requirements:

Students must meet the modified MS Admissions requirements as follows:

  1. A B.S. degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering or Information Sciences
  2. Minimum GPA 3.0

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