Available in both traditional and fully-online formats.
This certificate is for students wanting to earn academic credentials in computer security. The required courses in this program will all be offered online, thus allowing a greater flexibility in being able to complete this certificate. The job market is growing rapidly for people able to effectively secure computers. Computer security is a very challenging technical field, requiring hands-on knowledge of a broad range of technologies as well as an effective understanding of government laws and policies related to computer crime. Students completing this program will have demonstrated an understanding of all NSA-specified core knowledge units of computer security.