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Cybersecurity Certificate is a Course

Cybersecurity Certificate

Ended Nov 9, 2018

$700 Enroll

Full course description

Cyber Security

October 5, 19 & November 9 (3-Sessions)

The Enterprise Center at Salem State University


In this 3-part program, you will learn the steps needed to protect valuable data assets and develop the skills you need to anticipate and avoid cyber threats.

Course Outline:

Week 1

  •  What is CyberSecurity?
  • Self-Evaluation
  • Group Discussion - What are my security goals? What ma I protecting?
  • Networking 101
  • Security 101
  • CyberSecurity 101

Assignment: Outline Organizational Environment

Week 2


·        Business Application

  • Review Day 1 - Summary of Major Points
  • Review Assignment
  • Risk Management - Case Studies
  • Social Engineering 101
  • Regulatory Compliance (HIPPA, PCI, ISO, NIST, etc.)

Assignment: Update previous assignment for Cyber Security

Week 3

  • Review Day 2 - Summary of Major Points
  • Review Assignment
  • Buyers guide
  • Recommendations
  • Start Now
  • Future of Cybersecurity

Please bring a 3-ring binder w/paper, or your laptop.

NOTE: A parking permit will be emailed to all registered/paid participants shortly before the class date. 


In-Person Class Refund Policy: 100% refund before the first class meeting; 50% before the second class meeting. No refunds after the second class meeting. 

Online Class Refund Policy:  In the case of a Salem State Online class, 100% refund before the scheduled start date. No refunds once the Salem State Online class begins. For all other online classes (Gatlin, Ed2go, or MindEdge) no refunds of any kind will be issued). Please call Andrea DiVirgilio at 978-542-6302 for more information