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Information Assurance Biometrics

The graduate-level Information Assurance and Biometrics Certificate program provides a student-centered learning environment to educate and train professionals to meet the changing needs of the industry, government and academia in West Virginia and the nation.

The graduate-level Information Assurance and Biometrics Certificate program provides a broad overview of the information assurance and biometrics field and addresses relative and recent advances and current research issues. It is interdisciplinary in nature and covers many educational materials. Included are the elements of biometrics technology, system security engineering and principles of trusted systems. The course content of this program emphasizes ethical, economic, social and legal impacts of biometrics technologies and information assurance techniques.

Program Application Requirements

Prerequisite Courses

Application Deadlines

Admissions Requirements

Prerequisite Courses

English Proficiency Requirements

All applicants whose first language is not English must provide proof of English language proficiency. WVU accepts either the TOEFL or the IELTS for this purpose. Learn more about our English language proficiency requirements.

Accreditation Information

WVU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Faculty Profile

Dr. Bojan Cukic

Dr. Bojan Cukic joined Lane Department of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering in 1997. He has published over 100 peer reviewed technical papers, received a CAREER award from National Science Foundation and the Tycho Brahe outstanding research award from NASA Office of Safety and Mission Assurance. He serves as a co-director of Center for Identification Technology Research, an NSF sponsored Industry - University Cooperative Research Center.

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