10 months
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About

EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Cybersecurity MicroMaster Program in collaboration with Rochester Institute of Technology - RITx. Gain the essential knowledge and expertise in network security and forensics needed for cybersecurity in enterprise environments.

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Overview

In this Cybersecurity MicroMaster Program from edX in collaboration with Rochester Institute of Technology - RITx, you will learn:

  • Fundamentals of networks;
  • Systems administration;
  • How to protect computer networks and other systems by mitigating vulnerabilities and monitoring intrusions;
  • How to perform digital forensic analysis of cybercrime by gathering information on the nature and extent of the attack for presentation in a court of law, as well as assessing the extent of the damage to an organization;
  • Techniques of risk analysis;
  • Risk assessment and vulnerability assessment.

The MicroMasters program capstone experience for verified learners entails practical demonstration of these skills.

What you will learn

  • How to setup and secure basic computer systems and networks
  • Information security risk management framework and methodologies
  • How to implement network security solutions and detect intrusions
  • How to conduct a digital forensics investigation admissible to a court
  • To practice cybersecurity skills in real world scenarios

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cybersecurity Fundamentals
  • Computer Forensics
  • Cybersecurity Risk Management
  • Network Security
  • Cybersecurity Capstone

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 10 months
    • 10 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

9 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1436 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1436 USD for the full programme during 10 months.
  • National

    1436 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1436 USD for the full programme during 10 months.

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.

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