蜜桃影院

CISSP-Certified Information Systems Security Professional at the 蜜桃影院

CISSP-Certified Information Systems Security Professional at the 蜜桃影院

Are you looking to advance your career in cybersecurity and stand out among your peers? 

Consider becoming a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) with our comprehensive training program. We designed our CISSP training program to equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to pass the CISSP certification exam and excel in your career. Our CISSP certified instructors have years of experience in the field and will provide practical, real-world examples and essential knowledge to help you understand the concepts covered in the exam.

Our program covers all eight CISSP domains, including security and risk management, asset security, security architecture and engineering, communication and network security, identity and access management, security assessment and testing, security operations, and software development security. You will also have access to our online learning platform, which includes practice exams, study materials, and interactive simulations.
 

Why Get CISSP Certified? 

  • Enhanced credibility. The CISSP certification is globally recognized as the gold standard for IT and security professionals, with over 100,000 certified credential holders. It is the first designation in information security to meet the demanding criteria set by ISO/IEC Standard 17024.
  • Better job security and marketability. Earning your CISSP will show that you are a qualified professional with expertise in designing, building and maintaining secure business environments. Your CISSP will mark you as a leader in the information security field.
  • Recognized expertise and knowledge of cybersecurity. Becoming a CISSP-certified professional will demonstrate your commitment to the highest cybersecurity standards and expertise in the field.
  • Higher salaries: Employers highly value this certification, and it can lead to increased job opportunities and higher salaries.
 

Invest in your future today by enrolling in our CISSP training program. Contact us to learn more and take the first step toward advancing your career in cybersecurity.

 For more information on the program please contact Jennifer Howard via email or 972-721-5299.


Learn more about this program.

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Renita Murimi, PhD, CISSPRenita Murimi, Ph.D., CISSP
Dr. Renita Murimi joined the 蜜桃影院 in Fall 2019 as an Associate Professor of Cybersecurity in the Gupta College of Business. She received her PhD and MS in Electrical Engineering from New Jersey Institute of Technology, and a BE in Electronics and Communications from Manipal University, India. Renita is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

Renita鈥檚 research interests are in the field of network science, cybersecurity, blockchain and wireless sensor networks. She is interested in cross-disciplinary research initiatives, and was the recipient of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) Grand Challenges Explorations Award. Her research has been published in journals and conference proceedings, including at the MIT Media Lab.

She teaches in the Master鈥檚 program in Cybersecurity in the Gupta College of Business at the 蜜桃影院.

Brian Wrozek, CISSPBrian Wrozek, M.B.A., CISSP
Brian Wrozek is a seasoned cybersecurity executive with 20+ years of experience in IT and information security and management. As vice president of corporate security, risk and compliance management and physical security at Optiv, Wrozek oversees all corporate security functions including cyber operations, incident response, vulnerability management and security governance activities.

Prior to assuming this role, Wrozek was a managing executive director at Optiv who worked closely with security executives to provide c-suite advisory services defining cyber strategy, roadmaps and solutions to meet clients鈥 security objectives.

Wrozek is a former chief security officer (CSO) for Alliance Data, where he had enterprise responsibility for information security and physical security. Before Alliance Data, he managed all facets of electronic data and system security worldwide as the IT security and privacy director at Texas Instruments.

As an adjunct professor in the Satish and Yasmin Gupta College of Business at the 蜜桃影院, Wrozek teaches graduate-level cybersecurity courses. He is also a board member for the Texas CISO Council, an Information Sharing and Analysis Organization (ISAO).

Wrozek earned his bachelor鈥檚 in computer science from Michigan Technological University and his MBA, with an information assurance certification, from the 蜜桃影院.

This program is held in an online format with 8 online live sessions led by our professors in the University's LMS. Students attend online sessions for lecture and discussion, and will complete assigned work on their own between live sessions.

Class capacity is limited to 20 students to ensure the best educational experience. Registration is on a first-come, first-served bases, so complete your registration today!

  • Class dates: September 28 - November 16, 2024
  • Times: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. CT (Saturdays)
  • Modality: Online live instruction via Virtual Classroom
  • Registration deadlines:
    • Early-bird: August 28, 2024
    • Standard: September 13, 2024

 Tuition includes the eight Saturday online live sessions with the professors, and all course materials required to participate in the class. The tuition fee does not include the cost of the CISSP certification exam. 

STANDARD REGISTRATION TUITION RATES:

  • $1,659 - Standard Tuition
  • $1,489 - Discounted Tuition 

EARLY-BIRD REGISTRATION TUITION RATES:

Students can qualify for an early bird discount by completing the registration process (including payment) by the early bird deadline. The early bird period ends 30 days from the start of the class. To qualify for the early bird discount, students must fill out and submit the online application form and submit payment before the early bird deadline (see registration deadline section for deadline information). 

  • $1,489 - Standard Tuition
  • $1,319 - Discounted Tuition

OTHER DISCOUNTS: The University offers discounts to 蜜桃影院 Alumni and Students, 蜜桃影院 Employees, Government Employees (federal and local), and US Veterans. To qualify for the discount, students must provide an active .edu or .gov email, 蜜桃影院 ID, or membership number.

The maximum class capacity is 20 students. We reserve seats in class on a first-come, first-served basis. To secure a spot in the course, you must fill out the online application form and submit your payment. Application forms without payment do not guarantee a spot in class. 

  • Early-bird registration deadline: August 28, 2024
  • Standard Registration deadline: September 13, 2024

The 蜜桃影院 accepts the following forms of payment: 

  • Cash payments: Our Office of Finance receives cash payments during regular business hours.
  • Credit/Debit card payments: We accept VISA, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express using our online payment portal.
  • Check payments: Make the check payable to "蜜桃影院," write the student's name and id number in the memo, and mail it to 蜜桃影院 - Business Office, 1845 E. Northgate Drive, Irving, TX 75062
  • Letters of Credit or Corporate Sponsorship: Please get in touch with Jennifer Howard at jlhoward@udallas.edu for more information on this option.
  • Payment Arrangement: We have a payment arrangement option for students who need a little help. This option divides Tuition into multiple payments. Executive Education students who wish to participate must complete and fill out the Payment Arrangement section of the application to enroll in this option.

How payment arrangements work: Payments are billed monthly. You submit the first payment when you sign up for the payment arrangement. You can make all subsequent payments before the due date. The University must receive all payments in the agreement before releasing any certificate or transcript.

PAYMENT ARRANGEMENT AMOUNTS:

  • Tuition Rate: $1,659
    • Requires an initial payment of $700 plus a second payment of $700, and a final payment of $259. 
  • Tuition Rate: $1,489
    • Requires an initial payment of $700 plus a second payment of $700, and a final payment of $89. 
  • Tuition Rate: $1,319
    • Requires an initial payment of $700 plus one additional payment of $500, and a final payment of $119.


PAYMENT ARRANGEMENT DUE DATES:

Your first payment establishes your payment schedule. It is highly recommended that you submit your first payment immediately to secure your space in class. The last day you can submit your payment is 15-days prior to the class's start date. The list below shows the payment due dates based on the first payment.

  • June payment arrangement: A June payment arrangement has three payments. The first payment of $700 is due before the end of the month. The second payment is due by July 30, and the final payment is due August 30, 2024.
  • July payment arrangement: A July payment arrangement has three payments. The first payment of $700 is due before the end of the month. The second payment is due by August 30, and the final payment is due September 30, 2024.
  • August payment arrangement: An August payment arrangement has three payments. The first payment of $700 is due before the end of the month. The second payment is due by September 30, and the final payment is due before October 20, 2024.
    • To qualify for the early-bird rate your first payment must be received by August 28, 2024.
  • September payment arrangement: A September payment arrangement has three payments. The first payment of $700 is due by September 13, 2024. The second payment is due by October 30, and the final payment is due before November 10, 2024.

Important Clarifications:

  • To qualify for the early-bird tuition rates: We must receive your application and payment before the early-bird deadlines. No payment arrangement is available for early-bird rates after the deadlines.
  • To submit payment: You will be taken to our payment portal to submit your payment upon completion of the application / registration form.
  • To sign up for the payment arrangement: You will select payment arrangement option in the registration form and be required to provide specific information and agree to the terms. No payment arrangement is available without filling out this section of the registration form.

The CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional) exam is ideal for individuals who are looking to establish themselves as experts in the field of information security. Specifically, the CISSP Certification is suited for:

  • Experienced Security Practitioners: Professionals who have hands-on experience in information security and want to validate their skills and knowledge with a globally recognized certification.
  • IT Security Managers: Individuals responsible for overseeing and managing an organization鈥檚 information security programs and teams.
  • Security Consultants: Consultants who provide advisory services to organizations on information security best practices, risk management, and compliance.
  • Security Analysts: Professionals who analyze and respond to security threats and incidents within an organization.
  • Security Architects: Individuals who design and implement security systems and infrastructure.
  • Security Auditors: Professionals who conduct audits and assessments of an organization鈥檚 information security practices and controls.
  • Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs): Senior executives who are responsible for the overall information security strategy and leadership within an organization.
  • Network Architects: Individuals who design and manage the networking infrastructure with a focus on security.
  • Aspiring Information Security Leaders: Those who are looking to advance their careers into leadership roles within the field of information security.

BENEFITS FOR YOU: When you enroll in this course, you will: 

  • Gain practical expertise that can immediately impact your job performance.
  • Builds a comprehensive and in-depth knowledge of cybersecurity which can help you make informed decisions and strategically guide your organization. The broad range of topics related to security and risk management, asset security, security architecture and engineering, communication and network security, identity and access management (IAM), security assessment and testing, security operations, and software development security.
  • Take advantage of the knowledge and experiences of your expert instructor.
  • Upon successful completion, receive a digital badge and certificate to highlight your graduate level studies.
  • Stay motivated to complete your training with set class dates and assignments.
  • Build your network through fellow course participants and your instructor. 

BENEFITS FOR YOUR EMPLOYER: Sending employees to a CISSP exam prep course provides numerous benefits to a company, enhancing both individual capabilities and overall organizational security. Here are some key advantages:

  • Enhanced Employee Skills and Knowledge
    • In-Depth Understanding: Employees gain a comprehensive understanding of information security principles and practices, covering all eight CISSP domains. This in-depth knowledge improves their ability to handle complex security issues effectively.
    • Up-to-Date Expertise: The prep course ensures that employees are updated on the latest trends, threats, and technologies in information security, allowing them to apply current best practices within the organization.
  • Improved Security Posture
    • Stronger Security Measures: With the advanced knowledge gained from the prep course, employees can implement and maintain stronger security measures, reducing the risk of breaches and enhancing overall security.
    • Proactive Risk Management: Employees learn to identify, assess, and mitigate security risks proactively. This reduces the potential for costly security incidents and improves the organization鈥檚 ability to respond to threats.
  • Compliance and Regulatory Benefits
    • Regulatory Compliance: Employees trained in CISSP are well-versed in various laws, regulations, and standards related to information security. This knowledge helps the organization maintain compliance and avoid legal issues and fines.
    • Policy Development: Trained employees can develop and enforce effective security policies and procedures, ensuring the organization adheres to required compliance frameworks.
  • Operational Efficiency
    • Effective Incident Response: Employees who have undergone CISSP prep training are better equipped to handle security incidents quickly and efficiently, minimizing downtime and operational disruption.
    • Enhanced Problem-Solving: The critical thinking and problem-solving skills developed through the prep course enable employees to address security challenges more effectively and innovatively.
  • Financial Advantages
    • Cost Savings: Investing in a prep course can be more cost-effective than dealing with the aftermath of a security breach. Well-trained employees can prevent incidents that could lead to significant financial losses.
    • Optimized Security Investments: Employees can make better use of the company鈥檚 security tools and resources, ensuring that investments in security technologies are utilized effectively and provide maximum return on investment.
  • Talent Development and Retention
    • Employee Development: Supporting employees in their professional development by funding CISSP exam prep courses demonstrates the company鈥檚 commitment to their growth, leading to higher job satisfaction and retention rates.
    • Attracting Top Talent: Companies that invest in their employees' certification and training are more attractive to potential hires, helping to attract and retain top talent in the competitive field of information security.
  • Strategic and Competitive Advantages
    • Strategic Security Alignment: Employees trained in CISSP are better able to align security initiatives with the company鈥檚 strategic goals, supporting business growth while maintaining robust security measures.
    • Competitive Edge: Having CISSP-certified employees gives the company a competitive edge, as it signals to clients and partners that the organization prioritizes and excels in information security.

VALUE OF THIS CTP DIGITAL BADGE PROGRAM:

  • Time-efficient and comprehensive: Our training program covers the CISSP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK) in 32 hours of professional cybersecurity management education with a CISSP certified instructors who are experts in their field.
  • Exceptional instruction: Learn from cybersecurity professionals and experts who provide insight and one-on-one guidance. Our professors bring valuable real-life examples into the classroom to provide a better learning experience and highlight important key concepts.
  • Networking and peer interaction: Share experiences, discuss topics, and gain real-world insights into treasury management.
  • Stay on track: Structured class time and assignments help keep you motivated and on track.

The course materials are included in the price of tuition. 

  1. CISSP All-In-One (9th Edition)
  2. ISC2 CISSP Official Practice Tests (4th Edition)
  3. Downloadable resources in the University's LMS

Governed by: (ISC)2

 

Exam At a Glance

  • Eligibility Requirements: 5-years of cumulative, full-time work experience in two or more of the eight domains of the current CISSP Exam content outline. Earning a post-secondary degree (bachelors or masters) in computer science, information technology (IT) or related fields may satisfy up to one year of the required experience or an additional credential from the ISC2 approved list may satisfy up to one year of the required experience. Part-time work and internships may also count towards the experience requirement. (Pulled from ISC2 website)
  • Testing Center Administrator: Pearson VUE Testing Centers
  • Testing Windows: None
  • Number of Questions: 100-150
  • Format: Computer based test with multiple choice and advanced innovative items
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Passing Score: 700 out of 1000 points
  • Exam Fee: $749
  • Recertification Requirement: 
    • Pay the Certified Member Ammual Maintenance Fee to (ISC)2
    • Earn 120 Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits over three years and submit to (ISC)2
    • Adherence to the (ISC)2 Code of Ethics

Cybersecurityguide.org's has many free resources and valuable information. 

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