As cybercriminals get more sophisticated, organizations need professionals who can adequately protect their critical systems. Through Utica College's 18-credit online Certificate in Cyber Network Defense, you'll hone your information security skills to combat malware and prevent future attacks.
You'll explore concepts including technical security, communications security, encryption, personnel security, and operations and security. Then, you'll put your practical skills to work performing vulnerability assessments and penetration testing.
This Cyber Network and Defense Certificate will also help prepare you to take advantage of testing for these professional certifications: CompTIA A+, CompTIA Security+, and CompTIA Network+.
The curriculum course abstracts on this page are meant to provide a high-level course overview and are subject to change based on term, faculty, and/or institutional requirements. View the official course descriptions as written in the Utica College Academic Catalog and in adherence to regional compliance.