Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Employment, Measurable skills gain

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours, Weekends

Instructional Program (CIP)

Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance. 111003


This certification preparation program is intended audience for this
program is information security and IT professionals, such as network
administrators and engineers, IT managers, and IT auditors, and other
individuals who want to learn more about information security, who are
interested in learning in-depth information about information security
management, who are looking for career advancement in IT security, or
who are interested in earning the CISM certification. The Certified
Information Security Manager (CISM) is a top credential for IT
professionals responsible for managing, developing and overseeing
information security systems in enterprise-level applications, or for
developing best organizational security practices. Employment
opportunities in this field include Information Security Officer,
Security Consultant, Security Manager, and Chief Security Officer.
Prerequisites: ISACA requires both a passing score on the exam as well
as required work experience within a 5-year timeframe in order to be
certified. A minimum of five years of information security work
experience, with a minimum of three years of information security
management work experience in three or more of the job practice analysis
areas. The work experience must be gained within the 10-year period
preceding the application date for certification or within 5 years from
the date of originally passing the exam. Possible substitutions are
outlined on the official ISACA website. Tuition: $3,230; Fees,
Itemized: Coursebook $225; Certification Voucher $595; Admin Fee $150;
Total tuition & fees: $,4200 For classroom training sessions, all
course materials, equipment, and computer workstations are provided and
included in the cost of tuition. For courses delivered online, learning
is delivered in a live, synchronous format led by an instructor, and
course materials are provided and included in the cost of tuition.
Online classes are held in a virtual, web-based classroom setting over
the Internet, and students will need to provide their own computer with
the following minimum features: 2.5mps up/down bandwidth, 2 GB of RAM
with 512MB available, 10GB free disk space in NTFS format, Ability to
access Citrix “Go To Training” online training software WIOA Contact
for Enrollment Status /Credential Verification: Thomas Jenkins, Email:, Phone: 480.570.6736 Direct Website
link to the program: Additional information:
Background check requirements for licensing and background restrictions
for working in the occupation: To learn more about the background and
licensing restrictions please check out the following link:
Other requirements needed: Students will earn a Certificate of
Completion for each course upon successful completion. Certification
Exam can be taken at any Pearson Vue Testing Center. Three-Day
Cancellation: An applicant who provides written notice of cancellation
within three days (excluding Saturday, Sunday and federal and state
holidays) of signing an enrollment agreement is entitled to a refund of
all monies paid. Students enrolled in an Online course of study are
exempt from any refunds once they have received their online access
code. No later than 30 days of receiving the notice of cancellation, the
school shall provide the 100% refund. (Credentials) Industry Recognized:
Yes- Nationally Recognized Industry Association ISACA Stackable: Yes.
This program prepares the student for the following occupational fields;
Cyber Security and Network Management, Information Security, Network and
Cloud Technologies, Hardware/Services and Infrastructure, IT Management
and Security, Storage and Data, Web and Mobile Security, Software
Development, Cyber Security Trainer, and Office Productivity Manager,
Systems Audit, Risk Management
Portable: Yes, This computer industry Certification is recognized
worldwide. Accredited Curriculum: ISO – International Organization for
Standardization; ANSI – American
National Standards Instituted Credential Attainment
Rate: Through student feedback and satisfaction guarantees we have been
able to approximate a certification attainment rate of 95%. Our student
satisfaction team follows up with each participant 30, 90, 180, and 365
days after completion of their course to ensure satisfaction of all
personal goals, including passing certification exams.


Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements



(ABL) Advanced Business Learning

WIOA Approved Program


Curriculum Competency Based


Training Location(s)

125 South 52d Street, Tempe, AZ

Local WIB

7 - Maricopa County, Maricopa Workforce Connections

Type of Attainment:

Certificate of Completion,CISM

Type of financial aid offered or have access to


Refund Policy

Please refer to Program Synopsis

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$225.00 nameofbook Official CISM Review Manual

Testing/Exam Fees

$595.00 Certification Voucher

In-State/District Tuition


Other Fees

$150.00 Admin Fee

Out-of-State/District Tuition


Total In-State Program Cost


Total Out-of-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

15-1212.00Information Security Analysts
$26.17 per hour
15-1244.00Network and Computer Systems Administrators
$22.56 per hour

Provider Status



125 S 52nd Street, Tempe, Arizona 85281

Phone Number

(480) 570-6736

Last Updated

Apr 01, 2021


Jun 30, 2016