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Majors & Degrees

Data Privacy Graduate Certificate

Data Privacy

In a world increasingly dependent on a variety of data systems to manage business practices and customer support, the need to protect data and train system users about risk awareness is growing. 

Amplify your ability to develop a common base of operational competencies for data protection and learn to analyze the impact of digital rights and responsibilities where personal data is concerned.





Prepare for the future

Knowledge of data privacy is essential in every business sector today. This graduate certificate will serve as a value-added credential that addresses an area of high workforce demand. Emerge with specialized knowledge in the field of data ethics and management. 


Learning outcomes

Upon completion of the Graduate Certificate in Data Privacy, students will:

  • Analyze the impact of digital rights and responsibilities on the use of personal data.
  • Develop a common base of operational competencies for personal data protection.
  • Train people to navigate the digital environment with risk awareness.

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