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Cyber Security

Florida Atlantic University

Postgraduate Certificate Online
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1024 USD/credit
1024 USD/credit
369 USD/credit
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About

The Cyber Security certificate is offered by the Florida Atlantic University.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Education

Cybercrime-related issues especially impact the State of Florida because a significant part of the state’s economic development comes from tourism, international banking and high-tech industries. 

The number of scientists, engineers and experts needed with special skills in cyber security exceeds the number available.

The Cyber Security certificate from Florida Atlantic University provides opportunities for graduate students to expand their knowledge and skills to meet the needs of the cyber security field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Practical Aspects of Modern Cryptography
  • Computer Data Security
  • Distributed Systems Security
  • Secret Sharing Protocols
  • Cyber Security: Measurement and Data Analysis

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

12 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Open to students who have a B.S. degree in Computer Science or in a related field of science or engineering and a GPA of at least 3.0. 
  • Students must satisfy the prerequisites for each course in the program. All four courses must be completed with a GPA of 3.0 or better. All course materials are in English; all international students must demonstrate proficiency in English to enter the program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1024 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1024 USD per credit and a duration of  .
  • National

    1024 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1024 USD per credit and a duration of  .
  • In-State

    369 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 369 USD per credit and a duration of  .

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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