Graduate Certificate in Cybersecurity
Northeastern University

Program Details

The Cybersecurity Graduate Certificate provides a strong foundation for careers in information and computer systems security, while also preparing continuing students for success in the Master of Science in Cybersecurity. The certificate curriculum exposes students to the basic principles of securing computer and information systems—including workstation security, cybercrime, and intrusion detection—while also exploring practical techniques for forensic computer examination.


  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Official undergraduate transcripts
  • Statement of purpose
  • Two confidential letters of reference

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education