APPLIED CYBERSECURITY 

750 HOURS / 25 Weeks
PELL ELIGIBLE 
Program # K100200
CIP # 0609.070208 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: 

Cybersecurity is one of the most rapidly increasing areas in the IT industry. Candidates are in large demand in all facets of government, education, and business. Cybersecurity is the branch of computer science that studies cyber threats in order to develop tools and strategies that help provide for a stable, safe and resilient cyberspace. This 25-week hands-on program will give students real world security scenarios. Students learn to protect computers from hackers, secure wireless networks, protect computers from malwareand identify security threats.

 

OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION: 

Information Security Analysts:Plan, implement, upgrade, or monitor security measures for the protection of computer networks and information. May ensure appropriate security controls are in place that will safeguard digital files and vital electronic infrastructure. May respond to computer security breaches and viruses. Excludes "Computer Network Architects".


PRE-REGISTRATION COSTS:

Level 2 Screening                                    $  51.25
CompTIA A+ Certification                         $200.00
CompTIA Network Certification                  $154.00

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PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS:

AGE:                 16 years or older

DIPLOMA:         N/A

BASIC SKILLS REQUIREMENT:  MATH 10.0   LANGUAGE 9.0   READING 9.0 or meet other Basic Skills Requirements

CompTIA A+ Certification; Level 2 Screening @W

Industry Certification:      CompTIA Security+ - $215.00; TestOut CSB & CompTIA Network + CertificationSecurity Pro - $0.00 (Program Voucher);CIW Web Security Associate - $0.00 (Program Voucher);CIW Web Security Professional - $0.00 (Program Voucher);CIW Web Security Specialist - $0.00 (Program Voucher)

Advisory Salary Range:             $20,000 - $60,000

Florida Panhandle:                   $39,500 - $118,100     (Data for Pensacola only)

PH Average:                              $98,200                       (Data for Pensacola only)                         

State Average:                          $79,600                                  

National Average:                     $88,600

 

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