Learn to Defend Data with a Cybersecurity Certificate Program
As our digital world connects and expands, maintaining cybersecurity continues to be critical to businesses and their customers. You can prepare to become a cyber-hero helping organizations secure sensitive data and protect themselves against data breaches with our online Cyber Security Certificate Program. Through projects and activities this program will help you develop the essential skills needed to be a data defender capable of designing strategies to protect information, infrastructure and brands against the threat of cyberattacks.
In this program you will explore:
- Strategies to safeguard networks and systems
- Information assurance policies
- Ethical and legal guidelines for the selection of security solutions
- Ethical hacking as a means of systematically investigating systems
Education Programs at Every Step
Are you interested in launching a career in cybersecurity protecting organizations and their data from the threat of cyberattacks? Get started preparing now with our Cyber Security Certificate Program where you will learn fundamental skills needed to combat cybercrime in as few as 16 months1. When you are ready, continue to build your expertise in this critical field applying every course from the certificate to cybersecurity programs at the bachelor’s degree level at DeVry University. And don’t stop there, we offer Information Security and IT Management graduate programs to help you refine your skills as your grow.
Classes Start Every 8 Weeks
Earn your Undergraduate Certificate in Cyber Security in as little as 1 year + 4 months*—or even more quickly with qualifying transfer credits.
*Not including breaks. Assumes year-round, full-time enrollment.
Graduates with our Cyber Security Undergraduate Certificate may consider entry level opportunities in positions, such as:
Network System Administrator
Information Security Analyst
Computer User Support Specialist
|MATH114||Algebra for College Students|
|CEIS101C||Introduction to Technology and Information Systems|
|CEIS106||Introduction to Operating Systems|
|CEIS110||Introduction to Programming|
|CEIS114||Introduction Digital Devices|
|NETW191||Introduction to Information Technology & Networking|
|NETW211||Fundamentals of Cloud Computing|
|SEC285||Fundamentals of Information Security|
|SEC290||Fundamentals of Infrastructure Security|
|SEC310||Principles and Theory of Security Management|
|SEC321||Network Security Testing with Lab|
|CEIS299||Careers and Technology|
|CEIS499||Preparation for the Profession|
Build Skills with Stackable Degrees
1Not including breaks. Assumes year-round, full-time enrollment. Additional program information may be found at https://www.devry.edu/online-programs.html.
2The figures displayed represent the minimum credit hours required for graduation. At the time of application to the next credential level, an evaluation of qualifying transfer credit will occur and the most beneficial outcome will be applied.
*The figures displayed represent the minimum credit hours required for graduation. Additional coursework may be necessary to complete program requirements.