Concentrations

CISAT students may concentrate their studies in one of our five sub-fields of IS&T: (1) Cybersecurity and Networking, (2) Data Science and Analytics, (3) GIS, (4) Health Informatics, and (5) IT Strategy and Innovation.

In addition to core courses, each student is required to take the cornerstone course (marked by an asterisk) for their specialization.

 

Concentrations

Courses

Cybersecurity and Networking  
  IST 335-Cryptography and Computer Security*
  IST 334-Cybersecurity Risk Management
  IST 380F-Advanced Networking
   
Data Science and Analytics  
  IST 333-Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining*
  IST 338-CS Insight via Python Programming
  IST 380E-The Art of Science of Computational Skills for Industry
   
GIS  
  IST 370-GIS Fundamentals*
  IST 371-GIS Applications and Solutions
  IST 372-GIS Advanced Applications and Solutions
   
Health Informatics  
  IST 380A-Intro to Health Informatics*
  IST 311-Persuasive Technologies
  IST 380C-Health Geoinformatics
   
IT Strategy and Innovation

 

  IST 305-Management of IS&T*
  IST 316-Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  IST 380G-Social Media
  *Cornerstone Course