Professional Certificate Cybersecurity Management
Launch your career in a high demand industry that projects 2 million new jobs annually by earning a Professional Certificate In Cyber security from Knights Business School.
Cybercrime and information security are growing transnational phenomena. Recently, severe security breaches, ID thefts, digital frauds, online drug-trafficking, and online dating violence have raised public concerns that technology facilitates cybercrime and victimization.
Driven by the need to ensure the security of very sensitive data in today’s government organizations and business enterprises, the demand for cyber security experts (network security analysts and cybersecurity investigators) is growing at 12 times the overall job market and has increased by 73 percent during the five years from 2007 to 2012 (according to labor market consultants Burning Glass Technologies).
Ideal for law enforcement officers, computer science-related personnel, and business personnel who wish to enhance their expertise in Cybercrime investigation and Cybersecurity techniques, the online Professional Certificate In Cybersecurity Management offers an interdisciplinary approach that combines criminal justice and cybersecurity. The curriculum ensures that students develop competency and practical knowledge, enabling them to work with various issues related to Cybercrime. By participating in the program, students will gain insight into cyber-criminology and the legal practices, practical digital investigative knowledge, and policies related to cybersecurity risk assessment.
Exciting career opportunities as security analyst, security engineer, security architect, forensics investigator, cybersecurity specialist, and more!
Cybersecurity positions are expected to rise 6 million globally by 2019 (source: Forbes, January 2016)
If you are already in the IT field, expect a 9% raise in pay for security expertise (source: Forbes, January 2016)
Median salary for information security analyst for 2015 is $90,000 (source: US Bureau of Labor Statistics)
Real Career Impact
"The shortage of skilled and qualified cybersecurity professionals is one of the biggest issues facing our Internet-connected world today. KBS is helping to close this gap as a leader in computing security education. Professionals who gain the skills and tactics needed to defend against the next generation of security threats will be better prepared for careers at IBM and other organizations in the cybersecurity industry."
— Bob Kalka , CRISC, Vice President, IBM Security Business Unit
What You'll Learn:
How to setup and secure basic computer systems and networks
Information security risk management framework and methodologies
How to implement network security solutions and detect intrusions
How to conduct a digital forensics investigation admissible to a court
To practice cyber security skills in real world scenarios
At a minimum, Graduates in any of the Sciences or 2 years experience in an IT environment.
Students are required to pay for their books separately. The online book link is provided to students once they are enrolled in the program. The books vary from course to course, but average cost for all books will be approximately N 160 - show phone - .
Weekdays- Monday to Friday 9am – 3pm
Weekends – 6 months. Saturdays only
N95, 000 only
Services Rendering at Client Location: Yes