The Information Assurance program is a nationally prominent and exemplary center for telecommunications education, research and outreach. The program is committed to teaching and advancing the art and science of managing telecommunications. Specifically, the program's mission is to develop professional telecommunications managers capable of making unique contributions to their chosen organizations.
To achieve this mission within an environment of constant change, the inclusion and integration of knowledge and methodologies from various academic disciplines are essential. The skills required by future telecommunications managers have changed. To compete, graduates must not only be capable and informed, they must also be creative and flexible. Graduates must manage change in a diverse, global economy. Above all, graduates must accept that education is a lifelong journey that continues well after graduate school.