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- Design cyber security solutions to protect business resources.
- Create best practices in protecting mobile devices, smart homes and Industry 4.0 factories from cyber attacks.
- Participate in simulation labs where you will defend against cyber attacks.
- Engage in hands on experiential learning in our state of the art cyber labs facilitated by our expert faculty
- Study using extensive online learning and night classes to fit your busy schedule
What you'll learn
- Develop, implement and evaluate cyber security strategies and solutions for various operating systems, networks, application software, and packages.
- Respond to the cyber security needs of all the internal stakeholders.
- Recommend processes and procedures for maintenance and deployment of cyber security solutions.
- Design and implement cyber security solutions in compliance with current security policies, ethical standards, and industry regulations.
- Project management principles to effectively respond to the needs of the organization’s information security requirements.
- Risk mitigation and auditing of information systems.
- Develop and deliver appropriate internal cyber security training.
- Communicate security policies, audit results and related documentation to any level of the organization.
- Design and implement vulnerability assessment procedures to find and solve existing security issues in a network through monitoring and analyzing different attackers’ tactics, strategies and techniques.
This program is also offered through Full Time Studies.
Continuing Education also offers a Cyber Security Acknowledgment of Completion.
Admission and Registration
- University degree or college diploma (two year or longer) including most Business, Computer Science, or Humanities and Social Sciences program OR
- An acceptable combination of related work experience and postsecondary education (as determined by the college).
Original, official transcripts (in a sealed envelope from the issuing institution) must be submitted in order to receive an official, and final, offer for the program.
- Applicants declaring permanent resident or Convention Refugee status in Canada, must submit a copy of their Permanent Resident Card (PR card) along with their application.
- All applicants submitting international transcripts must also provide an official and sealed credential evaluation report. This can be coordinated through any of the following:
- An official English Language Proficiency score report outlining a minimum grade of 7 in all components.
- Other information or documents may be requested to determine your eligibility.
OSAP funding may be available. Learn more about Financial Assistance Options for Continuing Education Students.
For more details on related occupations, job market information and career opportunities, visit the Government of Canada Job Bank (opens in new window).
Frequently Asked Questions
- Continuing Education FAQ
- Where can I find more information on registering?
- What is the fee structure?
- How can I apply for an exemption?
- Can I obtain credit for learning obtained outside a traditional classroom?
- Where can I find more information on online learning and exams for online courses?
- How do I apply to graduate?
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