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Information Assurance Policy Management

Graduate Certificate

Keep technology assets and data safe.

Studying IA Policy Management, you’ll learn how to plan for physical security breaches, disaster recovery, implementation of enterprise and architecture security systems, risk management and auditing best practices. Students will develop the skills and knowledge needed to keep technology assets safe and find solutions that protects governments, communities and companies.

This graduate certificate is geared toward busy professionals in the information assurance and technology fields who are interested in learning new ways to secure information systems across organizations. Obtaining an IA Policy Management Graduate Certificate is a great way to further your knowledge base and grow your career.

Interested in pursuing a master's degree? All four courses in the Information Assurance Policy Management certificate can be applied to the Master of Science in Information and Cyber Security. Ask your admissions counselor for more information.

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Program Snapshot

Program Format
Online or on-campus courses
8-week terms

Credits for Completion
12 credit hours

Cost of Tuition
$845 per credit hour

Sample Information Assurance Policy Management Classes

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MSIA 670: Information Enterprise Assurance

Introduces the basic Information Assurance (IA) model: security of the database, the application and the system. Examines current security standards, best practices and auditing practices.

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MSIA 673: Legal Basics in Cyber and Information Security

Examines legal interpretation of security policy and resulting obligations to create a stable set of processes, frameworks and models capable of handling multiplying domestic and international regulations.

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MSIA 674: Planning and Implementing Architecture Security

Explores security policy development, implementation and standards of compliance and testing on corporate systems, application and data.

Program Details

Get all the details on our Information Assurance Policy Management graduate certificate, including course requirements and application materials. 

How to Apply

To apply to the Information Assurance Policy Management graduate certificate program, you will need: 

  • Completed online application
  • Official degree-bearing transcripts
  • Three or more years of relevant work experience or a bachelor's degree in a relevant computer science field
  • Admissions Essay
  • Resume
  • Personal Statement

The first step in the application process is to contact an admissions counselor, who can evaluate your prior learning credit, provide information regarding financial aid and tuition assistance and help you through the entire application process. 

Tuition and Fees

Program tuition: $845 per credit hour
Total program credits: 12
Fees: $75 technology fee may be applied to each course

Curious about financial aid options? Regis offers a variety of scholarships, grants and other programs to help you pay for school. Visit Financial Aid for more information.

Rolling Admissions

Application Opens: January 15
Priority Application Deadline: May 1
Class list deadline: May 31
Final consideration deadline: July 15