May 29, 2022  
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

Cybersecurity Awareness and Education Graduate Certificate


Department: Dean’s Office

Broadly recognized as a critical service supporting the modern workforce and educational institutions, cybersecurity is no longer the domain of a single individual or department. Emerging from a renewed focus on fostering cultures of cyber security within schools, and families, there is an ever increasing need for trained cybersecurity educators and awareness specialists who focus on the unique needs of educational settings. The Cybersecurity Awareness & Education Graduate Certificate provides students with an advanced introduction to cybersecurity awareness and training, preparing them for roles as leaders and educators throughout K – 12 schools and higher education.

Graduate Certificate Admissions and Process

Students must apply and be admitted into the Graduate Certificate to be eligible to receive a Graduate Certificate. Applicants are encouraged to contact the Graduate Certificate Director prior to applying. 

Applicants must meet the following admission requirements:

  1. University Admission Requirements, including English Proficiency    
  2. Graduate Certificate Admission Requirements    

Curriculum Requirements (12 Credit Hours)

Graduate Certificate Time Limit

Five (5) Years.

Graduate Certificate Completion

For procedures to confirm completion of the Graduate Certificate, please refer to the website.