Security+

Career Certificate
Cost
$2,977*

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.

Highlights

  • 100% Online

    Can be completed 100% online.
  • Career Certificate

    Earn a career certificate in 1 year or less to refine your skills into an in-demand career.
  • Program Length: 1 Year

    Full-time students finish in 1 year.

Career Outlook

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Your College & Career Navigator (CCN) is your "go-to person" ready to help you get started at CLC.

Your CCN guides you through the admission process, helps you choose your academic program, enroll in classes and connect you with resources.

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Recommended Pathway

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.

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  • 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 Hours

12

*Cost is estimated based on recommended pathway credit hours. This includes in-district tuition and other fees, such as books and materials before financial aid is applied, as well as grants, loans or scholarships. There are many opportunities for financial assistance at CLC. Learn more about Cost of Attendance.




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Computer Information Technology at CLC

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