Cyber Security

Our Cyber Security program prepares graduates to excel in a high-demand technology career as a Cyber Security specialist. In months, our graduates gain the sought-after skills, processes and practices that are desired most by employers today using the most up-to-date tools and technologies available today. To be successful in this program, applicants should have some experience in system or network administration, or have a Network+ or equivalent certification.

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This is not a typical cyber security program.

In our program you will master fundamental security concepts that will be used throughout the Cyber Security tract. You will learn how to utilize various hardware and software defense tools, transfer knowledge of basic security skills to combat new types of attacks and assess threats and vulnerabilities faced by every organization and technology user.

Student Platform

With such an ambitious vision for Woz U, we developed a world-class online learning platform from the ground up with technology-based instruction in mind.

HD Video Instruction
Captivating Content
Browser-based Labs
1-on-1 Mentors

Career Services

Woz U prepares students for successful, rewarding careers in the field of software engineering.

Woz U Connect – Online Employer Network
Nanocredentials
1-on-1 Career Planning
Custom Resume and Cover Letter Reviews
Job Search and Interview Assistance

Coder For Life

Woz U graduates are encouraged to return, free of charge, to refresh their knowledge in their chosen career track, learn new technologies and find new opportunities.

Students and graduates have access to our exclusive Career Services platform called Woz U Connect. We’ll help you create interactive video profiles, apply for jobs and connect you directly with employers throughout the country.

Download our Cyber Security Informational Handout.

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Main Areas of Study

PR | PREREQUISITES Computer Support Specialist graduate, existing CompTIA Network+ certification, or passing readiness test is required to start program.
CS 100 | Security Foundations Learn basic security concepts, threat actors and attributes, organizational security, policy and procedures.
CS 101 | Networking Foundations Learn best practices and standard protocols in media, topologies and network support needed to sit for network certification.
CS 102 | System Administration Learn to install and configure network components to support organizational security.
CS 103 | Network Defense Learn to use the most current tools to assess the security posture of an organization and understands the possible impacts of various vulnerabilities.
CS 104 | Cryptography and Access Management Learn and be exposed to different cryptography algorithms used to ensure safe transmission, storage and use of sensitive data.
CS 105 | Logging and Monitoring Learn the basics of forensics analysis and standard logs on Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems.
CS 106 | Programming Foundations Learn the basics of software development and architecture to better prepare for securing software applications and data.
CS 107 | Web Application Security Learn the key concepts of Web Security including the mindset, discipline and methods for securing a software project.
CS 108 | Project Management Learn the standard Agile software development team methodology used in typical business settings today.
CS 109 | Threats and Vulnerabilities Learn in depth the various threats and vulnerabilities faced by every technology user and organization.
CS 110 | Final Project Learn in a project setting to solve a series of Cyber Security scenarios.