Career Studies Certificate in Cyber Security
Northern Virginia Community College

Program Details

The online Career Studies Certificate in Cyber Security program provides additional knowledge, skills, and competencies to provide expertise in security to networking specialists.  Networking specialists are prepared for careers as network security specialists or Internet security specialists and students are also ready to take certification exams upon program completion.  Courses include:

  • Intro. to Computer Applications and Concepts
  • Network Security Basics
  • Network Security Layers
  • Network Attacks, Computer Crime and Hacking
  • Network Communication, Security and Authentication


  • High school diploma or the equivalent, or at least 18 years of age
  • Placement test

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges