graduate program: Information Systems

Post-grad Certificate

The Department of Computer & Information Sciences offers a number of post graduate certificate programs. These include: Information Security, Technology Management, Data Mining & Applications, Networking Administration, and Information Technology.

Based on the credits and the units offered, students will be able to complete the requirements in 2 semesters of full-time study (subject to course offerings).

Certificate Requirements

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Information Technology

Courses Credits
CPTR505 Foundations of Information Systems 3
CPTR515 The Management of Information Systems 3

Choose any three (3) of the following courses:
CPTR507 Computer and Professional Ethics 3
CPTR550 Database System Administration 3
CPTR560 IT Infrastructure and Technology Management 3
CPTR620 Emerging Technologies and Issues 3
CPTR626 Software Engineering 3
CPTR630 Information Policies and Strategies 3
CPTR677 Decision Support Systems 3
CPTR680 Data Telecommunications and Networking 3

Information Security

Courses Credits
CPTR515 The Management of Information Systems 3
CPTR613 Information Assurance and Security Management 3
CPTR663 Network Security and Intrusion Detection 3

Choose any two (2) of the following courses:
CPTR560 IT Infrastructure and Technology Management 3
CPTR585 Data Warehousing and Mining 3
CPTR680 Data Telecommunications and Networking 3
CPTR688 Enterprise Models and Systems 3

Technology Management

Courses Credits
CPTR505 Foundations of Information Systems 3
CPTR560 IT Infrastructure & Technology and Management 3
CPTR675 Project and Change Management 3

Choose any two (2) of the following courses:
CPTR515 The Management of Information Systems 3
CPTR613 Information Assurance & Security Management 3
CPTR630 Information Policies & Strategies 3
CPTR677 Decision Support Systems 3
CPTR688 Enterprise Models and Systems 3

Data Mining & Applications

Courses Credits
CPTR550 Database System Administration 3
CPTR585 Data Warehousing and Mining 3
CPTR644 Analysis, Modeling and Design 3

Choose any two (2) of the following courses:
CPTR604 Electronic Commerce 3
CPTR613 Information Assurance & Security Management 3
CPTR630 Information Policies & Strategies 3
CPTR680 Data Telecommunications & Networking 3
CPTR688 Enterprise Models and Systems 3

Network Administration

Courses Credits
CPTR505 Foundations of Information Systems 3
CPTR560 IT Infrastructure & Technology and Management 3
CPTR663 Network Security and Intrusion Detection 3
CPTR680 Data Telecommunications & Networking 3

Choose any of the following courses:
CPTR515 The Management of Information Systems 3
CPTR613 Information Assurance & Security Management 3