Colorado State University-Global Campus

CTG - Cyber Security

Address:

8000 E. Maplewood Avenue, Building 5, Suite 250

Greenwood Village, CO 80111

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

CTG - Cyber Security

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Graduate Certificate in Cyber Security provides advanced knowledge for the practical application of security data and protecting digital assets.

IT professionals will learn to mitigate malicious cyber activities through the implementation of security solutions within local and enterprise infrastructures by focusing on topics such as...

  • Security management.    
  • Risk and vulnerability controls.    
  • Data encryption.    
  • Cybercrime combat.    
  • Potential threat recognition.

Learning Outcomes   

  • Evaluate internal and external threats and vulnerabilities to data assets in the enterprise and provide recommendations to mitigate or eliminate areas of weakness.    
  • Compare and contrast the concepts of security and privacy and explain how the imperatives for each may complement or interfere with with the imperative for the other.    
  • Describe and analyze the implications of major emerging technology trends, issues, and threats to the security and privacy of networks and information.    
  • Analyze possible threats to organizational data and recommend course(s) of action to mitigate cybercrime attacks.    
  • Analyze a network for vulnerabilities to common cyber‐based attacks.  

Accreditation:

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

International Financial Aid Description: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Classification: Higher Education Institution (Not Carnegie Classified)

Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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