This course introduces the fundamentals of information systems and the role of information management and protection in today's security environment. An overview is presented of information systems, hardware and software, data and information management, networking and telecommunications, the Internet, and systems development.
Physical Security Operations Certificate (Undergraduate)
Safeguarding people, property, inventory and data are paramount to any business—especially in today's world where there are security threats on every front. Our Physical Security Certificate program will help you learn to assess threats, analyze risks and understand multifaceted security systems. Instructors who hold a variety of roles within physical security share their firsthand experience so you understand how to apply what you learn. This certificate program aligns with ASIS International's Physical Security Professional (PSP) certification exam.
An in depth understanding of physical security principles is requisite to protecting critical infrastructure, organizational assets, and personnel in today's global environment. This program aligns with ASIS International's Physical Security Professional knowledge domains to ensure students are obtaining advanced skills and training in threat assessment, risk analysis, integrated physical security systems, and the appropriate identification, implementation, and ongoing evaluation of security measures.
Physical Security Operations Certificate (Undergraduate) requires a minimum of 18 credits, which may come from a combination of required and elective courses.
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Our curriculum is designed to help you prepare for the competitive job market with relevant knowledge and in-demand skills. This program will include the following courses: