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The field of Information Technology is growing quickly, with specialty areas such as cybersecurity analysis expected to grow 28% through 2026. Because of the emerging threats in the delivery of information, expertise in cybersecurity is crucial for any organization.
The Certificate in Cybersecurity from ACU Online is designed for a professional who holds an undergraduate degree and is already working in IT or for someone looking for the skills and knowledge to help them break into this booming profession.
Our certificate courses are industry-aligned, equipping students to be high-performers. The curriculum can help you prepare for the following certifications:
CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CSA+)
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
Information Assurance and Control
Risk Management and Compliance
Incident Management and Response
Application and $50 processing fee
Official Baccalaureate transcript from a regionally accredited college or university.
GPA of 3.0 or higher. Provisional admission may be given to students with a 2.5 to 2.99 cumulative undergraduate GPA. The program director will evaluate applications on a case-by-case basis.
Resume or CV that includes any related experience in the field of information technology.
International applicants will be required to provide TOEFL scores (if applicable) and transcript assessment for degrees completed outside of the United States.