Cyber Security Certificate
New ways of working via mobile devices, cloud computing and other technologies bring connectedness and exciting opportunities for innovation. But coupled with emerging cyber threats, these opportunities may also place vital data and intellectual property in vulnerable positions.
The Cyber Security Certificate provides both technical and strategic knowledge to help you fully leverage innovations while moving your organization from a reactive to a predictive approach to risk mitigation. The certificate’s applied approach to learning coupled with its flexible curriculum allows you to give particular focus to technical topics that are most important to you.
How You Will Benefit
- Discover the latest research and techniques for protecting valuable assets
- Learn to apply systems engineering principles to build a more resilient enterprise
- Develop deeper technical knowledge of emerging threats and mitigation strategies for reducing the risk
- Learn to view vulnerabilities from the perspective of the intruder so that you may design more secure products, services and processes
- Establish a decision-making framework for more effectively evaluating the costs and benefits of appropriate defensive strategies based on the risk your organization is facing
- Practice newly learned skills through hands-on labs and exercises
- Gain a competitive edge by effectively designing holistic rather than piecemeal solutions that consider interdependencies of cyber security.
Who Should Participate
This certificate is designed for technical professionals who seek to develop deeper and broader knowledge as they take on growing responsibilities for securing organizational assets. This audience includes but is not limited to:
- Engineers and scientists who aspire to move into more senior security positions and need a broader base of knowledge
- IT professionals moving into information security roles
- Product designers
- Managers recently been tasked with oversight of this complex area
Duration and Time Requirement
All requirements for a professional certificate must be completed within six years from the date of completion for the first course taken that is applied toward the certificate.
- Delivery Method: Classroom format (face-to-face)
- Schedule: Click the "sections" buttons below for dates, locations and meeting times
- 1 core course
- 4 electives
|Mar 17, 2015 (Tue)||Mar 19, 2015 (Thu)||Atlanta (Georgia Tech Global Learning Center) (this is an onsite course)||$1,495||OPEN|
|Oct 21, 2014 (Tue)||Oct 22, 2014 (Wed)||Atlanta (Georgia Tech Global Learning Center) (this is an onsite course)||$995||OPEN|
|Dec 02, 2014 (Tue)||Dec 04, 2014 (Thu)||Atlanta (Georgia Tech Global Learning Center) (this is an onsite course)||$1,695||OPEN|