Get the qualifications and the confidence to lead any IS Security team. Villanova's online IS Security program offers three master certificates that provide valuable insight into the latest techniques and cutting-edge technology used by industry experts. These certificates also prepare you for industry certification, which can boost your salary by up to 20%, according to the Certification Magazine 2009 Salary Survey. Further, the government security track can help prepare you for certifications which will bring you in compliance with Department of Defense Directive 8570.1, including CompTIA Security+™, CISSP® and SSCP®, and CAP®, which satisfies Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) requirements. The government security track also supports CNSS National Standard 4011, which deals with intelligence activities, military command and control and other critical issues affecting national security.
Get the qualifications and the confidence to lead any IS or IT Security team by earning your Master Certificate in Information Security Management.
Through Villanova University's unique online curriculum, you'll learn to lead in the cyberwar against everything from outright threats to the most complex cryptographic attacks. You'll also expand your expertise in both the theoretical and the applied aspects of IS and IT Security.
Earn your Master Certificate in Information Security Management by completing three courses at your convenience. This master certificate and a CISSP® certification are ideal for individuals looking to advance into senior leadership positions within their organization.
Following completion of your master certificate, you can test to earn your (ISC)²® certification. Three designations are administered by (ISC)²® based on your work experience: Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP®) and Associate of (ISC)²®.
Are you a business professional who must combat potential cyber-attacks and threats that endanger your organizations' assets? If so, this security program is perfect for you.
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