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New Cybersecurity Programs Launch at USF

USF is launching a new program providing students the option to pursue a degree or training in the fast-growing field of cybersecurity.

USF offers multiple options designed to meet the increasing demand for cybersecurity professionals, including the Master's in Cybersecurity, Graduate Certificates in Cybersecurity, and industry-recognized certifications.

The Master's in Cybersecurity is an interdisciplinary 30- to 33-credit hour program offered by the USF Colleges of Arts and Sciences; Behavioral and Community Science; Business; and Engineering. It includes concentrations in:

A fourth concentration in Computer Security Fundamentals will be available soon.

The Graduate Certificate in Cybersecurity is an interdisciplinary 12- to 18-credit hour program that allows you to gain valuable knowledge in your area of interest in a short time frame. Graduate Certificates are available in four areas, including:

A fourth certificate in Computer Security Fundamentals will be available soon.

In addition to the Master's and graduate certificate offerings, USF is collaborating with (ISC)2 CISSP® and other industry certification review courses and examinations on the Tampa campus.

In the last five years, postings for cybersecurity-related jobs grew by more than 70 percent, according to a Computerworld report. Earn the credentials you need to be competitive in the fast-growing field of information systems security and cybersecurity.

For more information, visit http://cyber.usf.edu/programs or checkout the list of upcoming (ISC)²® Training Seminars for Information Security Professionals offered at USF.