Doctoral Dissertation

I answer questions concerning my dissertation process and provide an overall summary. The dissertation process is not to be undertaken without understanding the significant investment that will be required - the least of which may be monetary.

Idea Paper

The Idea Paper has its beginnings in the Concept Paper and is the result of directed research and the precursor to the Dissertation Proposal. Multiple drafts are produced as the Idea Paper is developed through directed research with the intent of focusing and defining the research.

Information Systems - Concentration in Information Security


The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Information Systems at Nova Southeastern University’s College of Computing and Engineering requires a minimum of 67 credits. The format blend of on-campus and online activities provides professionals the opportunity to pursue a graduate degree in information systems while continuing to work in their current positions.