Undergraduate Certificate in Information Assurance and Security (9 units)

This certificate is available to both majors and non-majors.

In an effort to provide as much information as possible to prospective students, CSC course numbers below link to full course outlines in PDF format. Although they are the most recent formal descriptions available, they may not reflect the current textbooks being used or the faculty member currently teaching the course. Students should check with the department office if they have questions about textbooks or instructors.


Course #

Course Title and Prerequisite


CSC 152

Cryptography (CSC 60, CSC 130STAT 50)


CSC 153

Computer Forensics Principles and Practices (CSC 138)


CSC 154

Computer System Attacks and Countermeasures (CSC 138 or CPE 138)

Application available on the Forms page.