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Master Certificate in Cyber Security Technologies

About this Course:

The Master Certificate in Cyber Security Technologies is awarded to those participants who have completed both the Cyber Security Technologies and Network+ Certification Training courses in addition to at least one of the many elective courses listed below of the Information Technology Courses offered through the School of Applied Technology (SAT) of Illinois Institute of Technology. Those interested in pursuing this award must complete at least three courses. Most often these courses can be successfully completed in one year or less.

Participants who wish to pursue this Master Certificate would be best served by working with a program manager of the Information Technology Courses for guidance. Some courses may be taken simultaneously and some may require prerequisites. Allowing the program manager to assist in planning the sequence of classes would ensure a successful and enjoyable experience as participants reach their goals.

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Prerequisites:
Participants must have knowledge of PC hardware and software, knowledge of operating systems, and knowledge of file and directory concepts for acceptance into the Master Certificate in Cyber Security Technologies. An additional question and answer session regarding prerequisite knowledge for admission may be required.

Course Details:
This program is designed for students seeking knowledge that will prepare them for careers in computer and network security technologies and to deal with the challenging computer and network security problems facing society. The two required courses must include (not necessarily in the following order):

  • IT-S 448 Cyber Security Technologies - a 16 week course designed to equip the participant with the essential skills, knowledge, and experience to set-up secure computer systems.
  • IT-O 440 Network+ Certification Training - a 16 week course preparing the participant for the Network + Certification exams. This course also serves as a prerequisite for the Cyber Security Technologies Course (IT-S 448).


An elective may be chosen from the following courses:

Vulnerability Analysis and Control Secure Software Programmer - Java
Database Security Cyber Forensics
Steganography Network+ Certification Training II
Mobile Device Forensics Operating System Security