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Cybersecurity

CIP Code 11.0103

The Cybersecurity Program prepares students for careers in high-demand occupations in the information technology and computer science fields. Students earn valuable industry certifications while completing their coursework, making them marketable to employers in the private sector, government, and military branches. The program also prepares students interested in furthering their education at the college level. Courses cover IT fundamentals, client/server operating systems, network engineering, and ethical hacking. The program is delivered through live lectures and incorporates hands-on skills development, offering students opportunities for scholastic academic competitions, internships, apprenticeships, and more.

Career Potential

35% Increase in Job Growth
Median Salary $102,600
 
  • Analyst
  • Application Pen Tester
  • Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)
  • Cloud Security Analyst
  • Cyber Defense Analyst
  • Cyber Defense Incident Responder
  • Digital Forensics Analyst
  • Information Systems Security Manager
  • Intrusion Detection
  • Law Enforcement Counterintelligence Forensics
  • Malware Analyst
  • Purple Teamer
  • Red Teamer (Adversary Emulation Specialist)
  • Security Architect (NICE) & Engineer
  • Systems Security Analyst
  • Threat Hunter (Threat/Warning Analyst)
  • Vulnerability Researcher & Exploit Developer

Post-Secondary Partners

  • University of Pittsburgh
  • Point Park University
  • CybX Security
  • Twisted Computing

Industry Certifications

  • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
  • CompTIA A+
  • CompTIA Network +
  • CompTIA PenTest+
  • CompTIA Security+
  • Ethical Hacker Pro
  • TestOut Network Pro
  • TestOut PC Pro
  • TestOut Security Pro

 

Melissa Milanak

Instructor
724-343-3230