Network Defense Graduate Certificate
Capella University

Program Details

Learn how to protect your organization and its valuable information from hackers, with this online Graduate Certificate in Network Defense. At Capella, you’ll gain the skills and knowledge to protect your IT architecture, telecommunications, data and more, using the latest in network and security controls. Coursework is intended for professionals who already hold a bachelor’s degree and usually entails:

  • Programming for Security Professionals
  • Network Architecture and Cyberoperations
  • Data Communications
  • Network Security Controls and Testing

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Capella University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

  • Higher Learning Commission:, 800.621.7440 
  • Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552),

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s)