Information Assurance Concentration

The information assurance concentration requirements will meet requirements for students to earn a certificate from the Committee on National Security Systems, as well as provide a solid general management foundation from the rest of the MBA curriculum.

Proposed 52 credit hour curriculum for an MBA degree with an Information Assurance Concentration:

MBA Courses Credit Hours Info Assurance Track Credit Hours
ACCT 5183 3 MSIS 5773 3
ACCT 5283 3 MSIS 5213 3
ECON 5113 3 MSIS 5233 3
FIN 5013 3 MSIS 5243 3
FIN 5053 3 MSIS 5253 3
MGMT 5113 3 MSIS 5273 3
MGMT 5303 3
MKTG 5133 3
MKTG 5233 3
BADM 5613 or LSB 5163 3
MBA 5100 4
Total 34 Total 18
  • MSIS 5213 Information Assurance Management
  • MSIS 5233 Applied Information Systems Security
  • MSIS 5253 Advanced System Certification and Accreditation
  • MSIS 5273 Legal and Ethical Issues in Information Technology
  • MSIS 5343 Information Technology Forensics
  • MSIS 5773 The Upper Layers of Telecommunications Systems