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Cybersecurity and Networking Certificate +

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Cybersecurity has never been more important for business and personal success. Digital assets are everywhere and becoming increasingly valuable. Having a cybersecurity skillset is essential for most professionals. The Cybersecurity and Networking certificate is designed for those who would like to develop and apply cyber skills in the field or prepare for more focused education and training. 

This certificate helps prepare students for the CompTIA Security+ and Net+ certification exams. 

Students who complete the Cybersecurity and Networking certificate can apply those courses to the Information Technology (A.S.)  + program.   

+ This program can be completed fully online. 

Cybersecurity and Networking Semester Map 

Cybersecurity and Networking to IT - Certificate to Degree Map

Program Outcomes

Students who complete the Cybersecurity Fundamentals certificate will be able to: 

  • Identify threats to personal information security; 

  • Prepare a plan for implementing a cybersecurity solution in a professional setting;  

  • Demonstrate understanding of the role and functions of cybersecurity professionals in organizations including threat prevention, risk management, information system security and IT infrastructure. 

  • Explore pathways and demonstrate preparedness for educational and career development in the student’s field of study. 

Total Credits: 30

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