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Cybersecurity

American Public University

2 months
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About

The Cybersecurity BSc course at the American Public University provides you with both theory and know-how required to strategically assess, plan, design, and implement effective cybersecurity defenses in the public and private sectors.

Overview

Course Details

Organizations of all sizes face constant cyberthreats and cyberattacks from both internal and external attackers. Increase your knowledge of cybersecurity resources, tools, laws, and methods with the Cybersecurity BSc course at the American Public University. Your cybersecurity courses in the BS in Cybersecurity will provide you with the opportunity to learn from instructors with a wealth of real-world expertise.

Students must choose a concentration for this degree program:

  • Critical Infrastructure 
  • Digital Forensics 
  • General 
  • Privacy and Surveillance 
  • Wireless and Mobile Security 

What You Will Do

  • Understand cybersecurity’s various aspects, including cyber defense, cyber operations, cyber exploitations, cyber intelligence, cybercrime, and cyber law within federal and state laws
  • Learn cyber forensics processes and investigation goals, including the importance of search warrants and chain of custody for computer-related crimes
  • Create strategies and plans for security architecture, such as the tools, techniques, and technologies that detect and prevent network penetration, and design effective cybersecurity countermeasures
  • Grow your knowledge of network designs, topologies, architectures, protocols, communications, administration, operations, and resource management for wired, wireless, and satellite networks that affect cyberspace security

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Computer and Network Security
  • Information Security
  • Database Systems Security
  • Cybersecurity
  • IT Security: Planning and Policy
  • Ethics in Information Technology

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 2 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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

Courses Start Monthly

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All APU undergraduate programs require a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent (i.e. GED).
  • Please read all undergraduate admission requirements before applying to this program and be prepared to submit the required documentation.
  • There is no fee to complete the APU admission application. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34200 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 285 USD per credit during 2 months.
  • National

    34200 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 285 USD per credit during 2 months.

$250 with military grant

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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