Program Content: This program offers a sequence of courses that provide skills needed to prepare for further education and cybersecurity-related careers. The structure is intended to prepare students for CompTIA’s Security+ certification and learn additional skills/knowledge that leads to other network security industry certifications. Training includes but is not limited to computer and network security, security vulnerabilities, attack mechanisms and techniques, intrusion detection and prevention, cryptographic systems, system hardening, risk identification, incident response, penetration testing, key management, access control, and recovery.
Length of Program: 750 Hours – Approximately 6 months full-time to complete
Industry Certifications: Program graduates are prepared to acquire CompTIA’s Security+ certification and learn additional skills/knowledge that leads to other network security industry certifications.
Download State of Florida Frameworks: Applied Cybersecurity
Required Books and Materials: TBA
Latest Employment Trends: Florida Department of Economic Opportunity Regional Labor Supply Dashboard
Possible Careers and Outlook:
15-1122.00 Information Security Analysts
Estimated Total: $3,200
*An additional fee for a uniform, books, supplies and various materials is required. Fees for certifications and/or licensure may or may not be required. Price is for in-state tuition. For out-of-state tuition, speak with a Career Counselor for more information. MTC is not an I-20 institution.
Location: MTC Main Campus, 6305 State Road 70 East, Bradenton, FL 34203 | 941.751.7900
Start Date: August, January
Start Time: Day: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
For More Information: Contact Terri Parrish: 941.751.7900 x 1033, Email