6 months
7992 USD/year
7992 USD/year
7992 USD/year
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The Enterprise Information Security (Certificate NDP) degree offered by the University of Arizona addresses top IT concerns with courses designed specifically for information security professionals both within industry and government.

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Supported by the world-class faculty, Enterprise Information Security (Certificate NDP) students from University of Arizona will gain the critical knowledge that is needed to secure information and information systems in the areas of confidentiality, integrity and availability. 

The three course certificate leverages the MIS department’s designation, by the National Security Agency (NSA) and the Department of Homeland Security, as a Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education (CAE-IAE).

What You'll Learn

The three-course certificate gives you a broad overview of data management and business intelligence from managerial, strategic and technical perspectives. You’ll learn the fundamentals of database mining, analysis, design and implementation, with an emphasis on practical aspects of business process analysis and information delivery.

Your Return on Investment

With a 100 percent online format and the ability to earn your certificate in just three courses, our program quickly prepares you for positions in data management and big data analytics. Equipped with new technical, strategic and management expertise, you’ll emerge with an in-demand skillset that businesses everywhere are actively seeking.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Information Security in the Public and Private Sectors
  • Information Systems Security Professionals
  • Senior Systems Managers

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines




9 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 4-year bachelor's degree (domestic) or U.S. comparable bachelor's degree (international)
  • 1 letter of recommendation (application system will ask for recommenders' contact information and it will send out the requests for you online.)
  • Purpose of Graduate Study. A document stating your goals and objectives of gaining this certificate and how obtaining this certificate will impact your career path. (uploaded during the application process.)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    7992 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3996 USD per semester and a duration of 6 months.
  • National

    7992 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3996 USD per semester and a duration of 6 months.
  • In-State

    7992 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3996 USD per semester and a duration of 6 months.

$3,996 per 3-unit course


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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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Enterprise Information Security (Certificate NDP)
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