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Cybersecurity Technology

University of Maryland University College

Postgraduate Certificate Online
12 months
Duration
659 USD/credit
480 USD/credit
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About

Develop next-generation skills to combat cyber threats with a graduate certificate in Cybersecurity Technology at University of Maryland University College.

Overview

The Cybersecurity Technology certificate at University of Maryland University College is an innovative program that provides you with the most current knowledge and skills for protecting critical cyber infrastructure and assets.

The programme

Perfect for midcareer professionals but assuming no previous experience in cyber security or computer science, the graduate certificate in cyber security technology can help give you the technical skills to take your public- or private-sector career to the next level.

The graduate certificate in cyber security technology curriculum features emerging topics in the field and was developed with the help of an advisory board of senior security executives, so what you're learning is on the cutting edge of cyber security.

The cyber security technology certificate program also builds in many opportunities for you to interact with employers by inviting frequent guest speakers and hosting recruitment and networking events.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Communicating, Problem Solving, and Leading in Cybersecurity
  • Cyberspace and Cybersecurity Foundations
  • Prevention of Cyber Attack Methodologies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

Online
  • Fully structured
  • No Attendance
  • Continuous support with feedback on request
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments

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.
3

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.
79
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official documentation indicating successful completion of the equivalent of a U.S. baccalaureate degree: If you were educated in a country other than the United States, you must have your official transcripts evaluated by an independent credit evaluation service. The evaluation company will send a copy of the evaluation to both you and UMUC. However, providing your transcript does not ensure admission to the Graduate School.
  • English language proficiency: If you were educated outside of the U.S., you need to demonstrate college-level proficiency in written English to UMUC.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    659 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 659 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    480 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 480 USD per credit and a duration of 12 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.

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!

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