U.S. Army Signal Center/Cyber Center Warrant Officer Courses | Webster University

U.S. Army Signal Center/Cyber Center Warrant Officer Courses

Webster University's transfer credit degree program with the U.S. Army Signal Center Warrant Officer Advanced Course (SWOAC) and/or the U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence provides pre-approved graduate transfer credit for qualified SWOAC graduates (to include U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence graduates) and/or Information Services Tech WOAC (ISTWOAC) of Chief Warrant Officer (CWO) who have the Warrant Officer occupation specialties of 255N, 255A, 255S and 255Z (specialties 250N, 250A, 250B, 251A, and 254A are included in this program) to transfer up to 15 credit hours of graduate transfer credits. The credit can be applied to Masters programs in the Walker School of Business & Technology and select programs in the College of Arts and Sciences including the MS in Criminal Justice, MS in Environmental Management, MA in Gerontology, MA in Human Services, MA in International Relations, MA in Legal Studies, MA in National Security Studies, and the MS in Science Management and Leadership. Transfer work can be used as either core courses or elective courses, depending on program requirements. Some programs may accept fewer credits based on specific degree requirements.

Eligibility Requirements

  1. Completion of Signal Center SWOAC or the ISTWOAC from October 2007 to present. Participants can include U.S. Army, U.S. Army National Guard, and U.S. Army Reserve SWOAC graduates.
  2. Application and admission to one of the Webster University graduate programs listed above following prescribed admission procedures.


  1. Submission of an Academic Evaluation Report (DA Form 1059)  that reflects completion of Signal Center SWOAC or ISTWOAC at "Achieve Course Standards" (or Achieve Academic Standards) or "Exceeded Course Standards."
  2. Submission of an official transcript showing completion of a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited academic institution.

Transfer Credit Awarded

Pre-approved course substitutions: The following courses from the SWOAC or ISTWOAC program are pre-approved substitutions for specific Webster University courses. Webster courses do not substitute to the SWOAC  or ISTWOAC program.

Approved Webster University Transfer Credits
(Up to a maximum of 15 credit hours)
Transfer Credit
MNGT 5590 Organizational Behavior or MBA 5100 Adding Value through Human Capital 3 Credits
ITM 5000 Information Technology Management: Overview 3 Credits
ITM 5100 Information and Communications Systems and Networks 3 Credits
ITM 5600 Information and Communications Security 3 Credits
CSSS 5000 Introduction to Cybersecurity 3 Credits
CSSS 5110 Cybersecurity Communications 3 Credits
CSSS 5990 Advanced Topics in Cybersecurity 3 Credits


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