How to Apply

Current Students

If you are a current graduate student at UAlbany, you need to specifically apply for the certificate program to have it appear on your transcript. You may apply via MyUAlbany-click on the Graduate Education tab and complete the supplemental degree application form. You will apply to the CGS in Information Security; there is a $20 fee for the supplemental application.

Prospective Students

Refer to the Step-by-Step Application Process to find detailed information on the application process for graduate admissions. For your information, we have provided a checklist for the CGS in Information Security.

Application Checklist

  • Online Application Form
  • Official transcripts of all graduate and undergraduate coursework
  • Statement of goals
  • Resume / curriculum vitae
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • $75 application fee

Non-US residents have additional requirements, found on the University's International Student Information Page at: http://www.albany.edu/graduate/international_students.php

Application questions may be directed to:

Melissa Palmucci, Director of Admissions, Information Security Certificate Program
School of Business
Massry Center for Business, Room 203B
University at Albany, State University of New York
1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY  12222
PH:  (518) 956-8382   | Email:  mpalmucci@albany.edu