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Diploma Programs in Computer Security

Diploma programs provide students with higher education in an area of study. They often take one or two years to earn. They can help students to land a career in that field or move on to graduate studies at a college or university. What is a diploma in computer security? A diploma in computer security is a one- to two-year program that can prepare students for a career in information security. Stu… Read more

Diploma programs provide students with higher education in an area of study. They often take one or two years to earn. They can help students to land a career in that field or move on to graduate studies at a college or university.

What is a diploma in computer security? A diploma in computer security is a one- to two-year program that can prepare students for a career in information security. Students learn about legal issues, digital forensics, cybercrime, cybercrime investigations, and how to assess state and federal laws which impact information security in both private and public organizations. They are taught technology skills and the given the means to detect, investigate, and stop cybercrime. Courses include topics such as cyberstalking, cyberbullying, identity theft, security governance, phishing, and hacking.

While a diploma in computer security can provide the foundation of a successful career, it can also teach students valuable computer and analytical skills that can serve them in many walks of life.

Currently there are many programs available in computer security. The cost of the degree program varies by institution. Prospective students should research programs carefully and choose one that best fits their goals, needs, and budget.

Computer security graduates have promising career opportunities. With companies becoming increasingly dependent on computers, the industry is thriving, and the computer security field is expected to grow faster than average in the next decade. Students can choose from diverse job opportunities such as computer security investigators, system security analysts, forensics experts, web security specialists, and security consultants. With a diploma in hand, some graduates may also pursue a master’s or doctoral degree.

A diploma in computer security can prepare students for a career in cyber security. If you’re interested in learning more, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Centre for Arts and Technology
Kelowna, Canada

The problem with digital information is that it’s bendable, breakable, hackable and open to theft, and because of this, the need for security professionals is expected to cont ... +

The problem with digital information is that it’s bendable, breakable, hackable and open to theft, and because of this, the need for security professionals is expected to continue to increase exponentially. If you are a tech-minded person who loves computers, networks, and problem-solving, come and apply your talents to train for one of the fastest growing professions in one of our industry-driven Network Security training programs in Kelowna, BC. -
Diploma
Full-time
18 months
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
SAIT - Southern Alberta Institute of Technology
Northwest Calgary, Canada

The Information Systems Security program prepares you for entering the security profession with confidence and solid fundamental knowledge. You will use a wide variety of defe ... +

The Information Systems Security program prepares you for entering the security profession with confidence and solid fundamental knowledge. You will use a wide variety of defensive and offensive tools while learning the fundamentals of: networking, malware analysis, reverse engineering, tool construction, operating systems internals, forensics, legal/ethical issues, social engineering and military strategy. -
Diploma
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
08 Sep 2020
Campus
 
School of Information Risk Management
London, United Kingdom

The MSc Computer Forensic and Security Compliance programme allows learners to specialise in the areas concerning the security, compliance and investigation of large computer ... +

The MSc Computer Forensic and Security Compliance programme allows learners to specialise in the areas concerning the security, compliance and investigation of large computer systems. It provides an opportunity for them to acquire current and relevant specialist knowledge about modern techniques used to investigate computer systems and for them to be able to apply these skills to a range of diverse problems. -
Postgraduate Diploma
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
Online
 

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