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 Certificate in Network Security

Now accepting Applications for Fall 2020!

Description of program: The Certificate in Network Security will provide participants with a strong, undergraduate-level foundation in networking, network security, troubleshooting, and problem-solving for computer networks. The Certificate in Network Security provides excellent preparation for a variety of career paths in business, education, non-profits, human services, or any endeavor that relies on networks and information technology.

Four student in computer security classCredits: 21

Credits may be transferable to related programs in information technology, depending upon the transfer policies of the receiving institution.

Anticipated Courses (each course provides 3 credits)

  • CSCI 210 - Network I
  • CSCI 211 - Network II
  • CSCI 360 - Security I
  • CSCI 363 - Security II
  • CSCI 302 - Computer Triage
  • Two CSCI Electives

Financial aid and Program Info

  • Courses for this program will be offered at MCLA-Pittsfield starting in fall 2020
  • Students in these programs may also qualify for federal financial aid in the form of loans and Pell Grant opportunities.  
  • To be considered for the certificate program please complete an application and submit your high school or college transcript with an updated resume.