Cybersecurity talent is at a premium. Immerse yourself in a strong foundation of concepts, policies, technologies, and real-world analysis to help protect our digital information and drive the next advancement in your cybersecurity career. Learn from real-world practitioners while gaining knowledge, skills, and abilities that will immediately translate into the workforce.
Learning Format Online
Duration 20 weeks *
Duration times can vary talk to your student success coach for more information.
Total Units 6 Units
Those interested in a career in cybersecurity
Those currently holding a position in cybersecurity
IT professionals who want to learn more about securing networks and defense against cyber-attacks
Essential concepts and terminology in cybersecurity
Assessment of vulnerability and best practices using real-world examples
Installation of network components and utilization of security tools for assessing risk
Methods to troubleshoot network security issues
Installation and best practices of databases security and use of SQL Server to protect it
Practical application of all concepts learned, from identifying assets at risk to applying appropriate technologies to protect them
Cybersecurity Technologies and ToolsAn introduction to installing network components that can help support enterprise security, including firewalls, routers, switches, proxies, VPN concentrators, and other pieces of network security.
Securing DatabasesThis course consists of two parts, database security principles and the most common security vulnerabilities faced by databases today, and an introduction to building secure applications in SQL Server.