Cybersecurity is of increasing concern across all industries. Our graduate cybersecurity certificate program will prepare you to understand and face these challenges, opening new opportunities for advancement in your industry. Intended for professionals who are interested in improving their knowledge in cybersecurity issues and techniques, this certificate is offered entirely online, and a background in computer science is not required.
The cybersecurity certificate program will expose you to the most recent IT technologies and methodologies that strengthen the security and resilience of cyberspace. You'll gain a deeper understanding of various types of system and network vulnerabilities, digital forensics, cyber-attacks, cyber law and issues of ethics, risk management, evidence collection and report writing techniques. Depending on your industry or interests, your coursework can be tailored to meet your goals.
Build Toward a Master's
Students who successfully complete the Cybersecurity Certificate program with a GPA of 3.0 or higher can then take five additional courses to receive their master’s degree in cybersecurity.