Learning Outcomes

A graduate with a Ph.D. in Information Assurance will have the ability to: (1) acquire advanced knowledge and deeper understanding of the field of information assurance; (2) communicate professionally and ethically about information assurance research issues; (3) identify, analyze, and synthesize scholarly literature related to information assurance; and (4) generate new knowledge through research/scholarship and disseminate that knowledge to others by demonstrating the necessary technical and intellectual skills to produce a written document that makes an original contribution to the field of information assurance/information security.