The Graduate Certificate in Information Assurance is made up of four courses, totaling in 12 credits:
- InfAs 530
- InfAs 531
- InfAs 532
- One course out of InfAs 533, InfAs 534, Cpr E 535, Cpr E 536, or Cpr E 537
Certificate requirements (pdf)
The graduate certificate is offered to off-campus students as a way to supplement their education. Students who continue to pursue a Master’s degree in Information Assurance can transfer certificate courses into Master’s curriculum.
Students can apply through Iowa State Admissions. Select Application > Nondegree > Graduate Certificate.
Direct admission to the certificate program is limited to off-campus students only. Students who complete the certificate and wish to receive a Master of Science or Master of Engineering degree in Information Assurance will need to complete a form to continue.
- Program of Study (POS) Form
- Certificate Completion Form
- Request to Pursue a Graduate Degree in Addition to a Certificate