Certificate Requirements

A total of 18 credit hours of undergraduate course work with a grade of C or higher. Courses must come from the approved UCGCP course listing or be approved by the certificate advisor. Courses may include those in the student’s departmental major, but must be selected from at least two disciplines outside the student’s departmental major. With the approval of the Director, courses other than those listed herein may be substituted on a case-by-case basis.

Global Cybersecurity Policy: (3 credit hours)*

ISS 3653 Foundations of Global Cybersecurity Policy

Core Requirement: (6 credit hours)

Select two of the following courses:

ISS 3652 Cybersecurity and Globalization

ISS 3613 Issues in Global Cybersecurity Policy

ISS 4669 Global Cybersecurity Strategies

ISS 4614 International Cybersecurity Law and Ethics

ISS 4651 Topics in Global Cybersecurity Policy

Electives: (9 credit hours) Select three of the following courses:

Business, Finance and Management

FIN 4443 Policies for Financial Management

FIN 4486 Financial Risk Management-Financial Engineering

FIN 4502 Securities Analysis

FIN 4556 Behavioral Finance

FIN 4744 Financial Crime

MAN 4064 Crisis Management

MAN 4613 International Risk Assessment

Computer Science and Information Security

CGS 3092 Professional Ethics and Social Issues in Computing

CGS 3095 Technology in the Global Arena

CGS 3300 Introduction to Information Systems

CIS 4365 Enterprise Cybersecurity Policies and Practices

CNT 4165 Network Protocols for Internet of Things

CNT 4182 Mobile and IoT Cybersecurity Policies and Practices

CNT 4185 Internet of Things Privacy

CNT 4188 Internet of Things Forensics

CNT 4403 Computing and Network Security

CNT 4406 Network Security and Cryptography

CNT 4504 Advanced Network Management

CNT 4513 Data Communications

CNT 4603 Windows System Administration

CNT 4713 Net-centric Computing

EEL 4802 Introduction to Digital Forensics Engineering

EEL 4804 Introduction to Malware Reverse Engineering

EEL 4806 Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures

EEL 4990 Introduction to Hardware Security and Trust

Criminal Justice

CCJ 3934 Contemporary Issues in Criminal Justice

CCJ 4497 Criminal Justice and Public Policy

CCJ 4641 Organized Crime

CJE 4694 Cyber Crime

DSC 4012 Terrorism and Homeland Security


CHS 3501 Survey of Forensic Science

CHS 3511C Forensic Evidence


AMH 4375 Technology and American Society

WOH 4223 History of the Global Economy

Interdisciplinary Social Sciences

ISS 3130 Fundamentals of National Security

ISS 3214 Fundamentals of Globalization

ISS 3222 Issues in American Foreign Policy

ISS 4930 Topics in Globalization

Politics and International Relations

INR 3061 Conflict, Security and Peace Studies in IR

INR 3081 Contemporary International Problems

INR 3102 American Foreign Policy

INR 3106 International Relations of the United States

INR 3303 Foreign Policymaking

INR 4335 Strategic Studies & Security Studies

POS 4154 Topics in Urban Politics and Policy

POS 3703 Methods of Political Analysis

PUP 4004 Public Policy: US

Public Administration

PAD 3033 Introduction to Public Administration

PAD 3034 Policy Development and Implementation

PAD 3804 Government and Administration of Metropolitan Areas

PAD 4103 Politics of Administrative Organizations

PAD 4223 Public Sector Budgeting

PAD 4432 Administrative Leadership and Behavior