DESCRIPTION

This certificate program combines network security, systems security administration, and various other controls to secure enterprise systems. Managing risk, ethical and legal frameworks, and forensics techniques are also explored to provide the learner with a comprehensive survey of the field of Cybersecurity.

Students completing this certificate can apply for jobs as:

  • Analyst/Responder
  • Computer Forensic Analyst
  • Computer Network Defense Analyst
  • Computer Network Defense Forensic Analyst
  • Computer Network Defense Infrastructure Support
  • Computer Network Support Specialist
  • Cyber Defense Analyst
  • Cyber Defense Forensics Analyst
  • Cyber Defense Incident Responder
  • Digital Forensics Analyst
  • Forensic Analyst
  • Forensic Technician
  • Incident Handler
  • Incident Responder
  • Intrusion Analyst
  • Intrusion Detection System (IDS) Technician
  • IT Administrator
  • IT Auditor
  • IT Technician
  • IT Technical Support Professional
  • Network Analyst
  • Network Defense Technician
  • Network Operations Specialist
  • Red Team Technician

In addition, students can sit for the following industry certifications:

  • CompTIA Linux+
  • CompTIA Network+
  • CompTIA Security+
  • Microsoft certification exam

Cybersecurity Certificate by Semester

FIRST YEAR
Fall Spring Summer
NCC 213: Intrusion Detection/Prevention Systems Fundamentals (4) NCC 215: Digital Forensics I: Digital Forensics Fundamentals (4) NCC 220: Network Security I: Network Security Fundamentals (4)
NCC 214: Ethical Hacking & Systems Defense (4) NCC 219: Network Forensics & Incident Response (4) NCC 234: Cybersecurity Risk Management (3)
NCC 235: Cybersecurity Law & Ethics (3)
11 Credits 8 Credits 7 Credits
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS: 26