Information Security Management Emphasis
The program of study leading to the MBA with an Emphasis in Information Security Management is 36 credit hours and develops policies and procedures that ensure the safety of an organization’s information assets without harming the productivity of the organization. Students will learn how to perform risk assessments to identify potential threats and how to design mitigation plans. The student will be able to articulate conceptual and technical aspects of information security management solutions to fellow team members as well as to managers and clients. Identifying ethical dilemmas that can occur in the context of cybersecurity is also included. Learning how to design, develop and build an Information Security Management solution is an integral part of this certificate.
MBA Core (27 Semester Hours)
Please visit the UWF Graduate Catalog for course descriptions.
|GEB 5878||Business Process Integration||1.5 Semester Hours|
|GEB 5930||Information Resources and Industry Analysis||1.5 Semester Hours|
|ACG 6309||Accounting Aspects of Business Policy Determination||3.0 Semester Hours|
|MAN 6156||Management and Organizational Behavior||3.0 Semester Hours|
|*ISM 6326||Information System Auditing and Control||3.0 Semester Hours|
|ISM 6137||Business Analytics||3.0 Semester Hours|
|ECP 6705||Advanced Managerial Economics||3.0 Semester Hours|
|FIN 6406||Financial Management||3.0 Semester Hours|
|MAR 6815||Marketing Management||3.0 Semester Hours|
|MAN 6721||Strategic Management||3.0 Semester Hours|
|27.0 Semester Hours|
*Students take ISM 6326 in lieu of GEB 6895
Specialization (9 Semester Hours)
|ISM 5327||Legal, Ethical, and Human Aspects of Cybersecurity||3.0 Semester Hours|
|ISM 5328||Cybersecurity Risk Management||3.0 Semester Hours|
|ISM 5222||Business Data Communication||3.0 Semester Hours|
|Total Hours||36.0 Semester Hours|
Accredited by AACSB International
We are accredited by AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Fewer than 4.7% of business schools worldwide have earned this symbol of the highest standard in management education.