Certificate in Cybersecurity
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Ensure the Safety and Integrity of Critical Information
There has never been a better time to work in information security. Systems and data are constantly under attack, and tech professionals and managers must be able to stay ahead of the game and deploy the latest tools and strategies to protect their valuable data.
This certificate program provides a thorough technical review of cybersecurity issues and gives you hands-on experience in combating common threats. You’ll investigate different types of attacks and learn how to apply protective measures to all aspects of a company’s technology and business operations. Make sure that your skills are up to date and your systems are well-defended in the pitched battle for information security.
WHAT YOU’LL LEARN
- How to identify the latest data threats and attacks
- Cutting-edge protective strategies for implementing and administering organization-wide security measures
- Approaches for securing locally hosted networks and for data stored with cloud services
- Tools and techniques for specific threat categories
- Emerging trends in the field
PREPARE FOR CERTIFICATION
By completing this program you’ll be better prepared to take professional security certification exams, including Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
ONLINE WITH REAL-TIME MEETINGS
Combine the convenience of online learning with the immediacy of real-time interaction. You’ll stream courses online and interact with your instructors and fellow students via chat, web conferencing or phone, all in real time.
Attend classes part time at one of our convenient locations in the Puget Sound region. You’ll engage face to face with your classmates and instructors as part of a highly interactive curriculum.
Who should attend
Software developers, designers, architects and analysts, or people with system, database, security or network administration experience. This program is also good for IT managers who want to get hands-on in defense of their company's systems.