CCU's online Cyber Defense Certificate will teach you critical skills required to go into the field of cyber defense. This certification will provide an in-depth introduction to the principles of cyber defenses: prevention and protection; detection and management of incidents; and responses and interventions. This certification also cover security architecture and design; intrusion detection and prevention systems; security information event management systems and log analysis; and disaster recovery planning. Jobs for an educated professional in cyber defense include: Digital Forensics Investigator, Cyber Network Analyst, Cyber Security Architect, Cyber Security Researcher, and Cyber Security Professor.
- An official transcript that reflects a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution
- Professional resume and employment record indicating at least five years of professional experience or the equivalent
- Have a minimum undergraduate grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
- Complete any needed prerequisite courses
School Accreditation Statement
The Higher Learning Commission