General Program Requirements:
Number of Credits Required Beyond the Baccalaureate: 30
|CIS 5003||Networking & Operating Systems||3|
|CIS 5107||Comp Systems Security&Privacy||3|
|CIS 5405||Introduction to Digital Forensics||3|
|CIS 5415||Ethical Hacking and Intrusion Forensics||3|
|CIS 9995||Capstone Project||3|
|Total Credit Hours||30|
Additional Requirement: All graduate-level courses must be passed with a "B-" or better.
Each student is given a real security problem. Phase 1 relates to compliance: identifying how the security problem affects the organization and which regulations/standards are to be considered. Phase 2 is the technical piece: identifying network and application vulnerabilities; performing forensics (chain of custody); and documenting findings. In Phase 3, all findings from Phases 1 and 2 are presented to the executive body of the affected organization and the faculty mentor(s).