Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Computer and Systems Security Certificate

12 months
1546 USD/credit 13914 USD/year
1546 USD/credit 13914 USD/year
1184 USD/credit 10656 USD/year
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Gain expertise in preventing or addressing vulnerabilities by earning a Graduate Computer and Systems Security Certificate at Temple University.


The ability to handle threats to security within the physical technology layer in healthcare, manufacturing, power grids and stations, and other infrastructure has never been in greater demand.

This academic certificate from Temple University confers graduate-level expertise without requiring you to enroll in a graduate degree program. You will develop skills to safeguard the networked computers and the embedded systems critical to maintaining productivity and safety.

Who might be interested?

This Computer and Systems Security Certificate program is offered by the College of Engineering and is an excellent fit for professionals or graduates with an undergraduate degree in engineering, computer science or information technology.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Engineering Principles of Computer Intrusion and Detection
  • Communication Networks
  • Cryptography and Information Security

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application form
  • Transcripts: Submit official transcripts of all credit-bearing courses you’ve taken at colleges and universities.
  • Statement of Goals: In one to two pages, describe your relevant technical experiences and career goals.
  • Résumé: Include a current résumé or a CV with your application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13914 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1546 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    13914 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1546 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    10656 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1184 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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