Cyber Operations Certificate

Certificate Degree
Boise State University
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Instruction Method
Online
Time to Degree
2 semesters

About the program

There is a significant demand from industry and government at all levels for graduates with a skillset to function in cyber operations environments. This includes students who understand business needs and are able to operate the tools to defend and protect information systems and networks. The objectives of this certificate is being responsive to these needs and providing a high quality, innovative online cyber operations certificate, designed to be accessible to anyone interested in earning the credential. Preparing graduates for entry- and middle-level career in cyber operations, information security, cyber-security, and cyber-physical systems security. Graduates will also understand the challenges of cyber operations in real world environments.

The certificate will be awarded following the completion of an associate or baccalaureate degree

Program of Study

Core Requirements take the following courses
CPS301 - Information Assurance and Critical Thinking
3
CPS412 - Foundational Ess for IT Cyber Security Prac (CompTIA Security+)
3
Elective Core Requirements take at least 2 courses
CPS401 - Defensive Security
3
CPS402 - Offensive Security
3
CPS403 - Recovery and Forensics
3
Grand Total Credits
12

Program Pathway

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Year 1
Fall
6 Credits
Core Requirements
3
CPS301 - Information Assurance and Critical Thinking
Take 1 course
3
Elective Core Requirements
Spring
6 Credits
Core Requirements
3
CPS412 - Foundational Ess for IT Cyber Security Prac (CompTIA Security+)
Take 1 course
3
Elective Core Requirements