Cybersecurity professionals know how to troubleshoot security issues while continuing to maintain and evolve IT infrastructure to ensure data and devices stay protected. This course is perfect for career transformation and acceleration in a fast-growing field. If you are skilled in IT and have a passion for security, this certificate will help you take the next step towards your new career.
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Total Courses: 1 course
Qualifications: All are welcome!

Who It’s For:

Students who have a working knowledge of IT.

What You Get:

  • CompTIA Security+ certificate (book and one exam attempt included)

Why Study Cybersecurity?

Cybersecurity is an essential skill across industries. Whether working with a business, government agency, or non-profit, security is top of mind for professionals that maintain the IT infrastructure.


growth through 2029

Information Security Analyst salary, national average

Related Careers:

  • Information Security Analyst
  • Computer Network Architects
  • Network and Computer Systems Administrator
  • Cybersecurity Analyst
  • Cybersecurity Specialist

Learn About Average Salaries & Opportunities:

What You’ll Learn


Learn the knowledge necessary to pass the CompTIA Security+ certification and the skills necessary to succeed as an entry-level Cybersecurity expert.
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In this class, learn how to:


  • Identify and distinguish between various types of security threats, attacks, and vulnerabilities
  • Summarize appropriate applications of security architecture and design
  • Apply implementation best practices for security protocols and solutions
  • Identify appropriate procedures for security operations and incident response
  • Explain the importance of governance, risk, and compliance in cyber security

How the Certificate is Structured

Take a Course

Complete the 8-week bootcamp.

Earn an Industry Certificate

During this course, you will have the opportunity to earn the CompTIA Security+ certification.

Career Support Services

We will help you develop your resume, cover letter and hone your interview skills to help prepare you for your next move.

Apply your UJ Accelerated Certificate Towards a Degree

You can choose to apply your certificate as 3 credits towards a bachelor’s degree at the University of Jamestown, as transfer credits to your school of choice, or as continuing education credits. Transfer of the credit will depend on the policies of your chosen institution or professional organization, but we can help.

What Makes the Cybersecurity Certificate Special

Our certificate is unique because it provides:

What Makes UJ Accelerated Special

Every UJ Accelerated course provides:

Course Details

Courses include three elements:

Online Learning

Read, watch, and listen to the best information to build your foundational knowledge on your own schedule ahead of live sessions.

Enhance Learning Through Experiences

Valuable clinical and preceptorship experiences will allow you to apply what you are learning.

Expert Lectures

You will meet as a cohort 2 times per week. Each 2-hour session will include breakout rooms and activities to apply your individual learning. Attend live or watch the replay.

Tuition Options

Students can choose to pay directly, apply for Accelerated Scholarships, or receive financial aid for certificate completion.

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