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Cybersecurity Certificate

Learn to detect, prevent and analyze cyber security attacks with a Certificate in Cybersecurity from the Information Technology Program at Mizzou Engineering.

What is it?

The undergraduate Certificate in Cybersecurity is a 15 credit-hour stand-alone certificate. It consists of 12 credits of core requirements and one 3-credit elective.

Why pursue it?

Cybersecurity is one of the most pressing challenges we face, and right now, there’s a shortage of cybersecurity professionals. This certificate aims to address the need for professionals who are trained to anticipate, defend against and respond to these threats. The certificate provides essential training for those seeking entry-level positions in cyber security or for professionals who seek advancement in the field.

Undergraduate Cybersecurity Certificate Requirements

Requirements: 15 completed hours (12 required, 3 elective)

Required: 12 hours

INFOTC 1040         Introduction to Problem Solving and Programming

INFOTC 2810        Fundamentals of Network Technology

INFOTC 2910        Cyber Security

INFOTC 3910        Advanced Cyber Security

Elective: 3 hours

INFOTC 2830       Web Application Development I

INFOTC 3530        UNIX Operating System

INFOTC 3810        Computer Network Security

INFOTC 3850        Computer System Administration

INFOTC 4910        Digital Forensics

Note: You must complete INFOTC 3530 in order to take INFOTC 4910.


Current Mizzou students can apply for the certificate here or speak with their advisor about adding it.

Non-Mizzou students can apply for the certificate here.

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