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Cybersecurity

ECPI University

30 months
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12960 USD/year
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About

Living in the age of data means embracing the interconnectedness that allows us to communicate and collaborate in an infinite number of ways. Data can mean a wealth of information and insight at our fingertips, but it can also be detrimental in the wrong hands. The Cybersecurity program is offered at ECPI University.

Overview

At ECPI University, your classroom experience is reinforced with hands-on instruction, using the same kind of technology found in the workplace. Create and build secure networks in Windows, Cisco, and Linux environments, and design and implement network security plans to keep hackers at bay and networks secure. Specifically, ECPI’s major in Cyber and Network Security with a track in Cybersecurity degree program could teach you how to:

  • Maintain security hardware and software
  • Evaluate problems and monitor network to ensure its availability to system users
  • Identify customer needs and use that information to design, interpret, and assess network and security requirements
  • Plan, coordinate, and implement network security measures
  • Install security software
  • Monitor networks for security breaches
  • Perform vulnerability analysis and penetration testing
  • Further develop knowledge in the following areas:
Ethical and Professional Practices
  • Logic and Decision Processes; Troubleshooting; Problem Resolution
  • Risk Management and Disaster Recovery
  • Customer Service and System Self-Assessment
  • Installation and Configuration of Client and Server Operating Systems, Network Services, and Security Tools
  • Protection of Sensitive Information by Preventing, Detecting, and Responding to Cyber Security Attacks

ECPI University’s cyber security curriculum aims to prepare graduates to sit for IT certification exams related to CompTIA, ECCouncil, Cisco Systems, and Microsoft.

Cybersecurity Career

  • Technical support and help desks
  • Network & Security infrastructure support
  • Information security analyst
  • Network security analyst
  • IT supervision/management
  • Information technology solutions providers
  • Network Security implementation

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Business
  • Applied Project Management
  • Applied Project Management Lab
  • Service Desk Fundamentals
  • Introduction to Scripting

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

ECPI University receives admissions applications throughout the year, and classes begin every five weeks. 

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

To attend ECPI University, all new applicants must do the following:

  • Complete a Personal Admissions Interview.
  • Complete and submit an Application for Admission and an Enrollment Agreement.
  • Provide an official high school transcript or official General Educational Development (GED) test scores.  As a result of secondary school closures during the COVID-19 pandemic, the University may temporarily accept a signed attestation of high school completion. This change is effective through July 31, 2020. If it is later determined that the attestation is incorrect, an official proof of high school graduation will be required prior to enrollment or continued matriculation.1
  • Achieve acceptable scores on the Admissions Assessment(s).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6480 USD per semester during 30 months.
  • National

    12960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6480 USD per semester during 30 months.

Living costs for Virginia Beach

980 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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