Minor in Information Security Management

About

The minor in Information Security Management is a great asset for all majors. In the program, you’ll learn how to keep data safe and private. Our courses are offered during the following quarters:

  • MISC 311* is offered in Fall, Winter, Spring, and Summer Quarter
  • MISC 372 is offered in Fall and Spring Quarter
  • MISC 373 is offered in Fall, Winter, and Spring Quarter
  • MISC 486 is offered in Spring Quarter

* For information about the Microsoft Office Specialist Certification, visit the Industry Certification page.

Curriculum & Requirements

Information Security Management Minor

The minor in Information Security Management is offered to all business and non-business students at EWU, except those who are pursuing a major/minor in MIS or a major/minor in CS. Students develop a solid foundation to handle information security and privacy competently in our modern society. 

Grade Requirement: must achieve a minimum grade ≥C in each course that fulfills a requirement for the minor.

Requirements
IT Literacy
MISC 311INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY IN BUSINESS4
IT Technical Background
MISC 372DATA COMMUNICATION AND NETWORK FUNDAMENTALS4
MISC 373BUSINESS DATABASE APPLICATIONS4
Required Core
MISC 486INFORMATION SECURITY MANAGEMENT4
Note 1: IT literacy and technical background courses may be obtained through different courses or experiences. Please consult with the program coordinator or the department chair. Note 2: Management Information Systems major/minor and Computer Science major/minor may not pursue this minor due to too many possible double counted courses.
Total Credits16

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