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The Cyber Security certificate is designed for students with prior computer or networking experience to learn security concepts to harden operating systems. The program will help prepare students for the EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) certification. This program also transfers into LSC’s Cyber Defense certificate and the Network Administration and Security diploma and AAS degrees.View Catalog or Request Info
Skills & Knowledge
- Learn to develop a security strategy
- Learn how to safeguard against common security threats and attacks
- Apply a common ethical hacking methodology for penetration tests
Plan Your Education
The Program Guide is a tool to help you map out how to successfully get your degree at Lake Superior College.Program Guide
Center for Cybersecurity
The LSC Center for Cybersecurity was established to provide a broad range of system security and information assurance services for local businesses and the community at large. The Center will provide students with real-world learning experiences in cybersecurity education through several business and government partnerships.
Approximate total tuition & fees for MN residents to complete this degree. Starting Fall 2018, LSC will charge the same rates regardless of a student’s state of residence. Non-Minnesota residents will pay the same tuition rates as Minnesota residents.
The Cyber Security certificate may be completed in 1 year if pre-program requirements are met.
Potential Career Opportunities
- Internet network specialist
- LAN support specialist
- Network applications specialist
- Network services information technology specialist
- Network and threat support specialist