Applied Cybersecurity

750 Hours
25 weeks
                                    

PELL ELIGIBLE
Program # Y100300                                                                                          
CIP # 0511.100302

 

STEM PROGRAM

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

Cybersecurity is one of the most rapidly increasing areas in the IT industry. Candidates are in large demand in all facets of government, education, and business. Cybersecurity is the branch of computer science that studies cyber threats in order to develop tools and strategies that help provide for a stable, safe and resilient cyberspace. This 25-week hands-on program will give students real world security scenarios. Students learn to protect computers from hackers, secure wireless networks, protect computers from malware and identify security threats.

 

OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION:

Information Security Analysts: Plan, implement, upgrade, or monitor security measures for the protection of computer networks and information. May ensure appropriate security controls are in place that will safeguard digital files and vital electronic infrastructure. May respond to computer security breaches and viruses. Excludes "Computer Network Architects".

PRE-REGISTRATION COSTS:

Level 2 Screening $ 52.75

CompTIA A+ Certification $182.00

PROGRAM STRUCTURE:

The following table illustrates the PSAV program structure:

COURSE #

OCP

COURSE DESCRIPTION

HOURS

Resident Tuition Per Term

Non-Resident Tuition Per Term

CTS0018

A

Cybersecurity Associate

600

$1,662.00

$6,306.00

CTS0085

E

Web Security Specialist

150

$416.00

$1,577.00

 

 

TOTAL

750

$2,078.00

$7,883.00

 

Additional Costs:

Resident

Non-Resident

Registration Fee

$10.00

$10.00

Approximate Books/Supplies

$650.00

$650.00

Approximate Total Program Cost:

$2,750.00

$8,550.00

 

PROGRAM ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

AGE: 16 years or older

DIPLOMA: N/A

TABE: MATH 10.0 LANGUAGE 9.0 READING 9.0 or meet other basic skill requirements

CompTIA A+ Certification; Level 2 Screening @WCSB

 

Industry Certification:

CIW Network Technology Associate - $0.00 (Program Voucher);

CompTIA Security+ - $197.00;

TestOut Security Pro - $0.00 (Program Voucher);

CIW Web Security Associate - $0.00 (Program Voucher);

CIW Web Security Professional - $0.00 (Program Voucher);

CIW Web Security Specialist - $0.00 (Program Voucher)

 

 

Advisory Salary Range:
$36,750 - $53,750

Florida Panhandle:
$39,500 - $118,100(Data for Pensacola only)

PH Average:
$98,200 (Data for Pensacola only)

State Average:
$79,600

National Average:
$88,600

 

 

 

Program Completion Rate: 60%

Program Placement Rate: 100%

Program Certification Pass Rate: 100%