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Postgraduate Certificate Online

Information Systems Security

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

6 months
773 USD/credit 9276 USD/full
773 USD/credit 9276 USD/full
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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s graduate certificate program in Information Systems Security will prepare you to ensure the safety of information systems by analyzing, understanding, and implementing protocols that will mitigate risk.

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Completing this Information Systems Security program at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University will put you on the cutting-edge of cybersecurity, opening up choice opportunities in a growing field in which Embry-Riddle is an acknowledged leader.

About Information Systems Security at the Worldwide & Online Campus

The Information Systems Security certificate is a 12-credit online program that will provide you with the most up-to-date methods and approaches to analyzing and contending with cyberthreats.

Among other key subjects, you will learn how to analyze IT policy and governance practices related to information security practices, how to implement detection, containment, and recovery strategies, and how to design systems that are more secure overall.

Earning this certificate will put you on a path toward an important and dynamic career in a field that the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects will see 31% job growth by 2029.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Secure Information Systems Design
  • Integrated Threat Warning and Attack Assessment for Enterprise Information Systems
  • Product and Systems Safety and Reliability: Issues for Information Assurance
  • Aviation / Aerospace Issues for Information Security

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International applicants must submit the application for admission 90 days prior to the term start date. 


12 SCH



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts sent directly from all colleges and universities attended (bachelor’s degree is required) Official transcripts of any graduate courses attempted.
  • The statement of objectives is an important part of your application. You should give your reasons for wishing to do graduate work in the field you have chosen, incorporating your interests, your background, and your long-term professional goals.
  • Letters of Recommendation - Three Endorser’s Recommendations — two academic and one professional.
  • Resume - A current résumé outlining your past educational and work experiences.
  • GMAT/GRE Scores
  • Foreign Credential Evaluation
  • Language Requirement

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9276 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 773 USD per credit during 6 months.
  • National

    9276 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 773 USD per credit during 6 months.

Worldwide and Online Campus Tuition:

  • Military Cost Per Credit: $648.00
  • Civilian Cost Per Credit: $773.00


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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