Program Summary

Credits Required

9

Tuition per Credit

$924
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Earn an Online Graduate Certificate in Enterprise Information and Security Technology Architecture

In today's highly competitive business environments, enterprise-wide decision making depends on first acquiring detailed and high-level summary information, much of it based on the integration and management of IT resources from a strategic and business-driven viewpoint.

The 9-credit online Enterprise Information and Security Technology Architecture Graduate Certificate, offered by Penn State World Campus in partnership with Penn State's College of Information Sciences and Technology, can provide information technology and business professionals with advanced knowledge of:

  • the enterprise information technology stack
  • enterprise architecture gap analysis
  • migration planning
  • governance and measurement
  • security and network management strategy, including intrusion detection, encryption, authentication, and network management

This certificate is designed to help you gain an important career advantage in the areas of enterprise architecture and security technology architecture.

The Penn State Difference

This program combines a highly focused curriculum with a flexible, convenient, online format, allowing you to maintain your professional commitments as you acquire a valued credential. You can learn from faculty who have extensive experience teaching in online education environments, with a range of expertise in such fields as cybersecurity, business, information science, computer science, engineering, and artificial intelligence.

Your Course Work

With this certificate's comprehensive curriculum, you can build a strong knowledge base and technological skills that encompass enterprise architecture and technology, giving you the expertise you need to advance in the ever-expanding field of security architecture. You can also apply the credits you earn for this certificate towards a Master of Professional Studies in Enterprise Architecture, if you apply and are accepted into the program.

Who Should Apply?

If you're working in a field related to enterprise architecture, this certificate can help you expand your understanding of integrating enterprise architecture and technology, allowing you to add a respected credential to your résumé and help you advance your career. The program is also appropriate if you have a strong background in information technology, business, engineering and security, or have other certifications such as CISSP, PMP or TOGAF.