Undergraduate Certificate in Applied Cybersecurity (ACS)

Gain the knowledge, tools, and techniques you need to launch a cyber security career — in an undergraduate certificate program designed and taught by some of the industry's top experts. You'll investigate issues that affect complex and interconnected IT systems, learn to combat common threats to valuable data, and emerge with hands-on skills employers are seeking. Cybersecurity is all we teach — and nobody does it better.

Course syllabus:

  1. CyberStart Essentials

  2. Security Essentials

  3. Security Incident Handling & Hacker Exploits

  4. Advanced Security Essentials

  5. Intrusion Detection In-Depth

  6. Web App Penetration Testing & Ethical Hacking

  7. Network Penetration Testing & Ethical Hacking

  8. Advanced Digital Forensics & Incident Response

  9. Security Essentials for Industrial Control Systems