The Cybersecurity II Proficiency Certificate consists of courses that help to prepare students for these industry certification exams:
- Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) (CIS 274)
- Certified Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI) (CIS 261, CIS 274)
Students will develop the technical, analytical and problem-solving skills needed to protect both government and organizations' information technology assets. When completed, these courses may be applied to the Cybersecurity Associate in Applied Science Degree.
Upon successful completion of the Cybersecurity certificate, students will be able to:
This is a select program. Students are required to satisfy placement at the time of admission. Students who are identified as needing developmental course work must satisfactorily complete the appropriate English and mathematics courses as part of the certificate. Students need a basic understanding of computer hardware and software concepts. Students without this preparation are encouraged to take CIS 103 – Computer Applications & Concepts.
Successful completion of the certificate requires a "C" grade or better in each of the courses listed.
The Computer Technologies Dept., Room C3-1, 1700 Spring Garden Street, Philadelphia, PA 19130, Telephone (215) 496-6134; or the College Information Center (215) 751-8010.