Information Technology Assurance Administration (Master of Science, M.S.)
The Master of Science in Information Technology Assurance Administration (ITAA) program provides a broad technical understanding of current and evolving technologies in Information Assurance with an emphasis on applying concepts to business fundamental needs. The information assurance specification provides a thorough knowledge base for managers and technology professionals concerned with the design, development, implementation, operation, and management of secure information systems and with the protection of an organization’s information assets. The specialization provides students with a practical understanding of the principles of data protection, network administration and security, cryptography, etc. The specialization also introduces students to the ethical, legal, and policy issues associated with information security. Laboratory exercises are included in courses to enhance the learning experience.
- Submission of application for admission to the MWSU Graduate School.
- Completion of an undergraduate degree in computer science, computer information system, engineering or a closely related discipline from an accredited undergraduate institution.
- Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0.
- Application reviewed and approved by the ITAA Graduate Admissions Committee.
|CSC 520||Advance Networking and Network Administration||3|
|CSC 550||Applied Cryptography||3|
|CSC 570||Ethical Hacking||3|
|CSC 580||Cloud Computing Security||3|
|CSC 590||Information Technology Project Management||3|
|CSC 615||Routing and Switching||3|
|CSC 625||Network Information Systems Security||3|
|CSC 630||Database Management and Security||3|
|CSC 635||Software and Computer Security||3|
|CSC 650||Information Assurance||3|
|MAT 609||Technical Analysis for Decision Making||3|
|Total Credit Hours||33|
- Filing of an approved Application for Graduation.
- Satisfactory completion of all required coursework as listed on the approved Program of Study.
- Earn a minimum overall GPA of 3.0, with no more than 6 credit hours of C in all required coursework.
- Acquire an industrial certificate. (Appropriate certificates are determined by the ITAA faculty)