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Towson University's online Cyber Security Specialist course is an entry-level program that bundles three international certifications into one comprehensive course. Upon completion, you'll be prepared to sit for four certification exams—CompTIA A+ (Core 1 and Core 2), CompTIA Network+, and CompTIA Security+.
Total Hours: 480
Tuition: $3,999 includes all instructional materials, textbooks, and one voucher for the Security+ exam
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Gain experience that will be invaluable if you choose to pursue a career as an IT specialist, tech support administrator, network installer, security consultant, or network administrator.
At the end of this CompTIA course, you will be proficient in basic cyber security concepts such as attacks and mitigation, security applications, risk assessment, disaster recovery and incident response, cloud computing, mobile devices, BYOD and SCADA, in addition to vulnerability assessment.
The CompTIA A+ certification is the industry standard for establishing a career in IT. The performance-based exams certify foundational IT skills across a variety of devices and operating systems.
The CompTIA Network+ certification is a mid-level certification for network technicians. The Network+ exam tests the skills needed to design, configure, manage and troubleshoot any wired and wireless devices. In order to receive the Network+ certification, you must pass one exam.
Security is one of the fastest-growing fields in IT. The CompTIA Security+ certification is an international, vendor-neutral certification that demonstrates core competencies required for any cybersecurity role and prepares you for intermediate-level cybersecurity jobs. In order to receive the Security+ certification, you must pass one exam.
Module 1. CompTIA™ A+ 220-1001
Module 2. CompTIA™ A+ 220-1002
Module 3. CompTIA™ Network+ N10-007
Module 4. CompTIA™ Security+ SY0-501
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be issued a voucher to take the Security+ course. Learn about the Security+ exam.
Towson University is an CompTIA Authorized Academy and Authorized Partner.
CompTIA, CompTIA A+, CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Security+, and CompTIA ITF+, are registered trademarks of the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA).