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Academic Program Proposal
Currently Under Review
Date Proposal Received Institution and Proposal Degree Awarded Name of Academic Program Objections Received Decision Deadline MHEC Final Decision Final Decision Date
6/4/2014

SANS Technology Institute

Program Proposal(pdf)

MS  Substantial Modification: Information Security Management   8/3/2014  Recommended  8/18/2014 

Substantial Modification: Information Security Management  Program Description

The thirty-six credit hour programme includes instruction in technical and management courses that include faculty instruction, research, projects, assessments, and simulations that progressively develop the capabilities required by a proficient leader of information security teams. The programme is designed to accelerate the development of information security managers by providing practical experience that can be applied immediately on the job. Students learn from industry experts how to see the world from the attacker’s view, audit information systems, assess legal implications, and develop risk-based secure solutions that enable an organization to function in spite of increasing Cybersecurity threats.


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