Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance is a program that prepares individuals to assess the security needs of computer and network systems, recommend safeguard solutions, and manage the implementation and maintenance of security devices, systems, and procedures. Includes instruction in computer architecture, programming, and systems analysis; networking; telecommunications; cryptography; security system design; applicable law and regulations; risk assessment and policy analysis; contingency planning; user access issues; investigation techniques; and troubleshooting.
The 2021 average tuition & fees of Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance vocational programs is $10,762. The average amount is computed based on the costs for one(1) year or one but less than two years (1-2) years vocational programs. The average length of the Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance vocation program is 533 contact hours (credit hours) and the average completion time is 9.50 months.