Cybersecurity, also known as Information Security, is the protection of data and personally identifiable information from malicious attacks, theft, and destruction. Failures of cybersecurity policies, both in large corporations and governmental agencies, have earned significant visibility and negative publicity in recent months and years. As the amount of data being stored continues to increase, and as hackers become more sophisticated, the need for cybersecurity is greater than ever.
This Certificate in Cybersecurity offers lessons on the critical elements of information security, as well as foundational information about key certifications for professionals in the industry. Each of the eight courses in this suite will help learners master the vocabulary of the industry and offers examples, videos, interactive games, and review questions to ensure mastery of the material.
Courses can be taken in any order. Upon successful completion, you can download and print a Certificate of Completion.
Key Features of all the online sessions:
|Games & Flashcards||Accessible|
|Audio-enabled in app||Badge and credit-awarding|
|Real-world case studies|
The following courses are included in when you purchase the Certificate package at $499. It is estimated that the time needed to complete the certificate is 40 hours, and you have access to the courses for 1 year. Each course in this suite can be purchased separately, if you wish to just do one course, and not the certificate. You would have 90 day access to the individual course. Purchasing the Certificate package saves you over $130.
- Asset Security ($79)
- Communication & Network Security ($79)
- Identity and Access Management ($79)
- Security and Risk Management ($79)
- Security Assessment and Testing ($79)
- Security Engineering ($79)
- Security Operations ($79)
- Software Development Security ($79)
All courses in this certificate have an “Ask the Expert” feature, which submits your questions directly to an expert in the field you are studying. Questions are answered as quickly as possible and usually within 24 hours.This course does not require any additional purchases of supplementary materials.
Learners must achieve an average test score of at least 70% to meet the minimum successful completion requirement and qualify to receive IACET CEU credit. Learners will have three attempts at all graded assessments.
You may request a refund up to 5 days from the purchase date. The registration fee will only be refunded if less than 10% of each course in the certificate has been completed. Completion percentage can be viewed on the Course Progress page from within the course.