Certificate in Cybersecurity and FinTech

FinTech (Financial Technology) is a major disruptive force affecting the entire financial services industry.  It relies upon dynamic and secure technology platforms and indeed this area is a major concern of all industry players.  This certificate ,building upon a foundational understanding of FinTech, provides the participant with application-based, cutting-edge computer security knowledge - a distinct competitive advantage - in this rapidly growing global phenomenon.

21 Credits

Cybersecurity and FinTech Required Classes

FIN 320 FinTech Fundamentals

SEC 100 Introduction to Computer Hardware and Operation

SEC 210 Principles and Practice of Information Security

SEC 230 Introduction to Linux

SEC 235 Networks and Telecommunications

SEC 250 Operating System and Computer Systems Security

Choose One of the Following Courses:

BAC 330 Financial Fraud Examination

CSC 345 Database Foundations

SEC 370 Computer Incident Response Course

SEC 425 Ethical Hacking

Pre-requisites for this certificate include: CTA 206 and CTA 210

This information applies to students who enter this degree program during the 2024-2025 Academic Year. If you entered this degree program before the Fall 2023 semester, please refer to the academic catalog for the year you began your degree program.