The Graduate Certificate in Security in Computer Systems Management provides a concentrated course of study for students seeking to build their career in the growing area of Computer Security Management. Students complete the certificate with the following knowledge and skills: security audit, compliance and management including technical skills based on the Kali Linux tool set. The certificate covers three key areas: standards, business compliance auditing and technical monitoring. Students will gain essential security content including standards, compliance, assessment and defense. Certificate course can be applied toward a Master’s in Information Technology Management or an MBA.
All courses must be completed at Golden Gate University with a cumulative grade-point average (GPA) of 3.00 (“B” average) or better in courses taken at Golden Gate University that are applicable to the program’s requirements. See Graduate Student Academic Standing Standards for more information.
Course prerequisites are indicated in the course description for each course and must be satisfied prior to enrolling in a given course. Prerequisites may be satisfied through transfer of equivalent coursework from external institutions or by taking the courses at GGU.