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Minor in Information Assurance

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Required Courses

  • COSC 108 – Introduction to Programming via Alice (3)
    or

    COSC 110 – Problem Solving and Structured Programming, 3cr
  • COSC 316 – Host Computer Security, 3cr
  • COSC 345 – Computer Networks, 3cr
  • COSC 352 – LAN Design and Installation, 3cr
  • CRIM 101 – Crime and Justice Systems (2)
    or

    CRIM 102 – Survey of Criminology (2), 3cr
  • CRIM 321 – Cybersecurity and Loss Prevention, 3cr
  • CRIM 323 – Cybersecurity and the Law, 3cr
  1. Computer science majors in the Information Assurance Track are not eligible to take this minor; instead, they must take a criminology minor.
  2. Criminology majors cannot count CRIM 101 or 102; instead, they must take one additional course from the following:
    • COSC 341, COSC 356, COSC 362, COSC 427, COSC 432, COSC 482, IFMG 382
      Students must select COSC 356 to receive NIST 4011 certification.
  3. Computer Science majors cannot count COSC 108 or 110; instead, they must take one additional course from the following:CRIM 344, CRIM 354, CRIM 401

Disclaimer

The IUP Undergraduate Catalog is the final determiner of all requirements for all degrees. This document is a simplification of catalog information and is meant only for basic advising of computer science majors. For more details, see your advisor.

  • Computer Science Department
  • Stright Hall, Room 319
    210 South Tenth Street
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-2524
  • Fax: 724-357-2724
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 7:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
  • 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.