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Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Security

Grantham University



Grantham University's Online Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Security (BS-ISS) degree program prepares students to apply the technologies and procedures professionals use to secure business systems. By learning to identify security risks and create effective strategies to stop them, students will discover how Information Systems Security is essential to organizational success. The Information Systems Security degree's curriculum focuses on operating systems, computer architectures, networking protocols and security basics. Students will possess the knowledge to analyze the role of security within an organization as well as educate employees within the business about their security responsibilities. Upon completion of the degree students are prepared to sit for industry standard certifications in Network+, Security+ and CISSP where otherwise qualified.

At the successful completion of the Information Systems Security program, the student should be able to:

  • Recognize and define concepts of computer systems, hardware, software, programming languages and networks
  • Examine a problem, identify and define the computing tools and techniques relevant to its solution
  • Effectively convey technical knowledge both verbally and in written form to a variety of audiences
  • Analyze the professional, legal, and ethical impact of Information Systems Security on individuals, business organizations and society
  • Identify and analyze information security risks within today's business environments
  • Apply industry standard techniques to secure large-scale networks

Accreditation Information

Distance Education and Training Council, Accrediting Commission

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