Help find & assess system vulnerabilities
Protect the web
As you start your career in cybersecurity, this is the first security certification you should earn. Learn to assess the security posture of an enterprise environment and spot the system’s vulnerability.
The security+ certificate takes two semesters. Learn to:
- recommend and implement appropriate security solutions
- monitor and secure hybrid environments
- operate with an awareness of applicable laws and policies
- identify, analyze and respond to security events and incidents
What can you do with a Security+ certificate?
The certificate in security+ prepares you to start work or continue your education in information technology, computer science or related fields, which prepares you for these careers.
100% OnlineCan be completed 100% online.
Career CertificateEarn a career certificate in 1 year or less to refine your skills into an in-demand career.
Program Length: 1 YearFull-time students finish in 1 year.
A College & Career Navigator (CCN) is ready to answer your questions and assist with your application, academic program selection, class enrollment and connecting you with resources as needed, making your journey at CLC smoother.
This pathway serves as a guide for students to complete the degree or certificate assuming full-time enrollment (registered in 12 or more credit hours per semester) with Semester 1 typically representing a Fall term. Students are strongly encouraged to meet with their College and Career Navigator (CCN) to identify coursework that will meet degree requirements based on individual academic goals. For a more inclusive list of course options, see the college catalog.
- Credit for prior learning available
- Dual credit options available
- Global citizenship
- Online/Virtual options available
Course Code Course Title Credits Course Highlights CIT 131 3 CIT 132 3 CIT 139 3
Course Code CIT 131 Course Title Credits 3 Course Highlights
Course Code CIT 132 Course Title Credits 3 Course Highlights
Course Code CIT 139 Course Title Credits 3 Course Highlights
Course Code Course Title Credits Course Highlights CIT 152 3
Course Code CIT 152 Course Title Credits 3 Course Highlights
Total Credit Hours12
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