Certificate in Cybersecurity

Ensure the Safety and Integrity of Critical Information

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Program Details

  • Location: Downtown Seattle, Online
  • Duration: 8 months
  • Times: Evenings
  • Cost: $3,525

Next start date:

October 2018

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About this Program


Note: This program was previously titled Certificate in Information Systems Security.


In today’s world of complex, interconnected IT systems, there has never been a better time to work in information security. Networks and data are constantly under attack, and tech professionals must be able to 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 IT operations. Make sure that your skills are up to date and your systems are well-defended in the pitched battle for information security.

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DESIGNED FOR

Software developers and analysts, or people with system, database, security or network administration experience.

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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).

Program Overview

Complete the courses listed below to earn the certificate. You may be able to take individual courses without enrolling in the certificate program; check the course pages for details.

Learning Formats

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. Learn More »

Classroom

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. Learn More »

Program Sessions

Online With Real-Time Meetings

Classroom

Closed Sessions