Earn your CISSP certification and join the expanding world of cybersecurity.
Towson University's online Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification course is an advanced level course designed to ensure that someone handling computer security
has mastered a standardized body of knowledge. Completion of this course prepares
you to sit for the CISSP certification exam.
Total Hours: 150
Tuition: $2,599 includes all instructional materials
This course is WIOA approved and is on the Maryland Eligible Training Provider List (ETPL).
This course is delivered by our education partners at ed2go.
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The CISSP is considered the world’s leading information security credential. It is held by Information Security Officers and Directors of Security from many of the world’s most recognizable institutions and organizations. It is among the few security certifications to meet the US Department of Defense’s cybersecurity training requirements.
Information security professionals operate in the realm of extreme confidentiality and trust. Earning a certification such as the CISSP signals to employers of this caliber that a prospect is dedicated to their craft and committed to operating at the highest levels.
Our CISSP certification course is divided into eight practical modules that directly correspond to the CISSP exam study guide. You will:
Job outlook for Certified Information Systems Security Professionals
Module 1. Security and Risk Management
Module 2. Asset Security
Module 3. Security Engineering
Module 4. Communication and Network Security
Module 5. Identity and Access Management
Module 6. Security Assessment and Testing
Module 7. Security Operations
Module 8. Software Development Security
To succeed in this course, you must have a strong background in systems security or hold a Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) certification. To earn your CISSP certification, you must have a minimum of five-years work experience in two of the eight domains of CISSP.
The cost of the exam is not included with the tuition. Learn more about exam requirements and determine which you are eligible to take.
*NOTE: WIOA, G.I. Bill®, and other specialized workforce assistance programs are not eligible for discounts.