Who should attend
The Stanford Advanced Computer Security class consists of working professionals from excellent organizations and backgrounds maintaining an impressive diversity across work experience, roles, and industries.
Who is this course for?
This Cyber Security Course is suited for professionals working in roles including:
- Information Technology Professionals
- Software Engineers
- System Architects
- Software Developers
- App Developers
- Systems Analysts
- Network Security Engineers
- Bachelor’s Degree
- At least 3 years of professional experience recommended
- Familiarity with programming, computer systems
- Comfort with the IT and Technology Industry
About the course
Why cyber security?
150% Increase in demand for cyber security jobs
1 million Cyber security professionals needed by 2020
22.2 L Median salary for cyber security architects
Cyber Security Course | Cyber Security Certifications | Cyber Security Online Course - Great Learning
The Stanford Advanced Computer Security Certificate Program will provide you the skills needed to protect networks, secure electronic assets, prevent attacks, ensure the privacy of your customers, and build secure infrastructure. Through six online computer science courses , you'll have access to the latest research and best practices from world-class Stanford faculty and leading cyber security professionals. The course material is concise, relevant, and designed specifically for busy professionals in today's cyber workforce.
This program is offered by Stanford Center for Professional Development and is delivered and supported by Great Learning. Upon successful completion of the program, participants will earn a Certificate of Achievement from Stanford Center for Professional Development.
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Master Cyber Security Skills
Learn Security Design, Cryptography, Emerging Threats and Defences, Network Security and much more.
Showcase your expertise
Get your cyber security skills recognized with a certificate from the Stanford Center for Professional Development.
Gain practical experience
Participate in projects that foster hands-on learning.
Get mentored by experts
Mentorship from cyber security practitioners who bring the industry perspective.
This 6-month structured Cyber Security Course will help you gain advanced skills needed to protect networks, secure electronic assets, prevent attacks, ensure the privacy of your customers, and build secure infrastructures.
World-class learning material
Online content drawing from the latest research and best practices, synthesized by Stanford faculty and industry experts.
Gain real-world insights
Get access to exclusive insights from senior industry practitioners at leading organizations such as Google, LinkedIn and Data Theorem.
Learn from highly accomplished peers. Participate in discussions, engage in community problem-solving and build your network.
Gain industry-relevant skills through hands-on projects. Apply what you’ve learnt to real-world problems and build your professional portfolio.
John Mitchell is the Mary and Gordon Crary Family Professor in the School of Engineering at Stanford University. He has a faculty appointment in Computer Science, as well as courtesy appointments in Electrical Engineering and the Graduate School of Education. He has research interests in computer...
Professor Boneh heads the applied cryptography group and co-directs the computer security lab. Professor Boneh's research focuses on applications of cryptography to computer security. His work includes cryptosystems with novel properties, web security, security for mobile devices, and cryptanalys...
Neil Daswani is a co-founder of Dasient, Inc., a new stealth-mode Internet security company backed by some of the most influential investors in Silicon Valley. In the past, Neil has served in a variety of research, development, teaching, and managerial roles at Google, Stanford University, DoCoMo...
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