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EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Finding your Cybersecurity Career Path Certificate in collaboration with University of Washington - UWashingtonX. Learn about different career pathways in cybersecurity and complete a self-assessment project to better understand the right path for you.

About

In this Finding your Cybersecurity Career Path Certificate, as part of the Essentials of Cybersecurity Professional Certificate from University of Washington - UWashingtonX, you will focus on the pathways to cybersecurity career success. You will determine your own incoming skills, talent, and deep interests to apply toward a meaningful and informed exploration of 32 Digital Pathways of Cybersecurity.

You will complete a self-assessment comprised of elements needed to determine essential next steps on your career path.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 28 days
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description
      Length: 4 weeks Effort: 2-5 hours per week
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

What you'll learn

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Understand a multitude of cybersecurity career path opportunities
  • Apply problem-solving skills toward self-evaluation of compatibility with career pathways
  • Narrow your exploration to the most compatible job path(s) in cybersecurity
  • Assess knowledge, skills, and abilities in relation to the specific (and emerging) requirements for those paths
  • Discover and identify training and other next steps needed to satisfy requirements and meet goals in cybersecurity pathways

Lecturers

Barbara Endicott-Popovsky - Director, Center for Information Assurance and Cybersecurity, University of Washington

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

Prerequisites

  • Curiosity and interest in cybersecurity

Tuition Fee

  • International

    79 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 79 USD for the full programme and a duration of 28 days.
  • National

    79 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 79 USD for the full programme and a duration of 28 days.
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Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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