UC San Diego Extension

CISSP Security Exam Preparation

Earning and keeping your CISSP certification can be crucial for security professionals. The course is perfect for anyone who wants to not only prepare for the exam, but to go deeper into the 10 ISC2 domains. Topics include: access control systems, disaster recovery planning, cryptography, investigation methods and ethics, security architecture and models, network security, and physical security. Taught by a CISSP certified instructor with 20+ years of industry experience, you’ll have access to exclusive online materials throughout the course and finish off your preparations with a two day boot camp. Example test questions, answers, and instructor recommendations combined with an assessment of books and internet resources will help students prepare for this career-critical test.

Note: CISSP test requires 5 years experience working as a security professional.

Course Number: CSE-40956
Credit: 4 units

Upcoming Sections

There are no sections of this course currently scheduled. Please contact the Science & Technology department at or infotech@ucsd.edu for information about when this course will be offered again.