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Prepare for the official (ISC)² CISSP Exam

The (ISC)² Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) Common Body of Knowledge (CBK) is the gold standard certification for information security management and operations fields. Each January, the College of Business at JMU offers an optional 10-week online instructor-led course. The course is open to JMU MBA students and other IT professionals to prepare for the CISSP exam, a first-step to becoming (ISC)2 certified.

Course benefits

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  • Having a JMU MBA + CISSP credential is a huge resume-booster. The CISSP is a globally recognized management-focused information security certification. There is tremendous demand in the market for people with these skill sets.
  • Garners credibility. Having official (ISC)² CISSP CBK training from the JMU Infosec MBA program validates and assures employers and clients of your proficiency in the InfoSec industry.
  • Learning alongside others. Join a class of like-minded security professionals and learn together with a respected (ISC)² CISSP certified James Madison University professor.
  • Savings and value. The cost is equivalent to our other highly ranked MBA InfoSec program courses. Included are 60-hours of real-time online instructor-led training, the official (ISC)² student kit and an exam voucher. Plus, the knowledge of knowing your training comes from an institution that will be there for you as you move ahead in your career.
Course registration

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Course times:

  • Starts January 5, 2021, live via WebEx
  • 3-hour online sessions, twice a week for 10 weeks

$2700 tuition includes:

  • 60 hours of total time by an (ISC) 2 Certified Instructor
  • Access to recorded sessions to reinforce your learning
  • Official (ISC)2 CISSP Student Guide (valued at $650)
  • Exam Voucher upon completion – valid for 12-months (a $699 savings)

Contact us with your questions: mba@jmu.edu or call 540-568-7031

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  • JMU’s Information Security MBA program incorporates CISSP CBK training within its curriculum.
  • Earn an Information Security MBA degree at JMU and gain 1-additional year’s credit towards the work experience requirements of the (ISC)2 CISSP certification.
  • Receive an official endorsement from an (ISC)2 certified instructor. Successfully complete the MBA Information Security program and a CISSP-certified faculty member will be happy to endorse you for (ISC)2 membership.
Earning your MBA at JMU opens the door to becoming a respected and effective leader in your field. 

Learn more about the program at JMU Information Security MBA

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