Certificate in Cybersecurity

The Certificate in Cybersecurity is designed for students with an interest in the security of computer networks and systems and its application in the expanding field of technology. In this certificate program, you will learn the skills and knowledge necessary to protect and inspect systems and to detect and react to threats to the security of information in those systems.

This certificate requires 16 semester hours (6 courses), and all coursework must be completed with a “C” or better. 


KSU Cybersecurity students in the classroom

Program Snapshot

Required Courses: (16 credit hours) 

  • CSE 1321: Programming and Problem Solving I
  • CSE 1321L: Programming and Problem Solving I Laboratory
  • CYBR 3100: Principles of Cybersecurity
  • CYBR 3200: Network Security
  • CYBR 3210: Client Systems Security
  • CYBR 3300: Management of Cybersecurity in a Global Environment

Total Number of Credit Hours: 16


Institute for Cybersecurity Workforce Development

Kennesaw State University
Institute for Cybersecurity Workforce Development
3203 Campus Loop Road
Campus Mail Drop #5800
Kennesaw, GA 30144

Phone: 470-578-2927

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