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Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT)

Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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Cybersecurity at Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT)

Cybersecurity is essential to protecting organizations, networks, applications and users from a world of online threats. students will gain advanced operational skills and security strategies to defend against attacks and manage risk. Students will also learn about the technical, legal and political issues regarding cybersecurity. The Cybersecurity post-diploma certificate will establish graduates as leaders with essential skills in a high-demand field.

Through the course of this 10-course program, students can expect to learn how to:

  • Operate cybersecurity services and defend against existing and emerging threats targeting organizations and their assets
  • Adapt and align information security strategies to an organization’s goals
  • Manage cybersecurity governance programs that meet organizational, regulatory and industry standards
  • Demonstrate leadership through critical thinking, communication, ethics and ongoing professional development that supports an organization’s cybersecurity
  • Interpret and apply cyber risk management at operational and strategic levels
  • Apply forensic principles to investigate security incidents
  • Use penetration testing techniques to simulate a cyber threat and identify vulnerabilities
Level Postgraduate Certificate
Discipline Computer Science and IT
Duration 12 months
Intakes Jan, Sep
Application Fees CAD 0
Tuition Fees CAD 42000
Admission Requirements
Language proficiency (minimum)
IELTS 6
TOEFL 80
PTE 58
Duolingo 115
Exam proficiency (minimum)
SAT Not Required / Waiver
ACT Not Required / Waiver
GRE Not Required / Waiver
GMAT Not Required / Waiver
Requirements

Minimum GPA - 63%

Rankings
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QS Ranking

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THE Ranking

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ARWU Ranking

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