About Us

By 2018, the need for qualified information security professionals is expected to grow by nearly 53%, nearly 12 times faster than other occupations. To help meet the need for more information security professional, Jones & Bartlett Learning has developed the first comprehensive program solution designed to prepare students for success in IT Security, Cybersecurity, Information Assurance, and Information System Security. This innovative curriculum, developed by certified IT professionals, combines first-of-its kind technology, student-friendly texts, and complete instructor support to facilitate seamless implementation, ensure improved student outcomes and increased retention rates.

Burning Glass reports that the market for Cybersecurity jobs is large and growing with many states reporting double and even triple digit percent job growth. Read Full Report…


Jones & Bartlett Learning Information Systems Security & Assurance Curriculum Receives Selective Certification from the National Security Association… Read More

Come visit your Jones & Bartlett Learning and ISSA team at the following annual conferences:

Colloquium for Information Systems Security Education (CISSE)

National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE)

Community College Cyber Summit (3Cs)

Hear what students are saying about the ISSA Curriculum!

The following quotes are taken from a recent student user survey. Click here for more information on the survey.


“ISSA Labs are the closest thing to actually being in the field or on an actual job assignment.

- Student User


“ISSA Labs are the way to learn. It is better than traditional labs and more exciting than other programs.”

- Student User


“Yes, ISSA Virtual Security Cloud Labs provide a good environment where you can explore the concepts of both hacking and security without worry and provides all the tools necessary to facilitate that.”

- Student User


How can we get all cyber security courses to use ISSA Labs?

- Student User


“ISSA Labs were best part of my education.”

- Student User