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    Cybersecurity - Online Graduate Certificate

    Open doors by unlocking your potential.

    Expand your skills into an area with high demand. The online Cybersecurity graduate certificate builds on your existing knowledge of software and systems, preparing you for a career pathway that involves designing, maintaining, and protecting secure computing infrastructure as well as anticipating and responding to cybersecurity incidents. Coursework for the certificate blends theory and hands-on practice in topics that include cryptography, security protocols, system and software security, intrusion prevention, intrusion detection, and incident response.

    Note: Students in the Cybersecurity graduate certificate program can enroll in the Master of Science in Computer Science with emphasis in Cybersecurity Engineering or Master of Science in Cybersecurity with emphasis in Security Engineering programs at UW-Whitewater if they meet the program criteria, and certificate courses that are part of a degree program may count toward completion of that degree at a later date.

    Why UW-Whitewater Online?

    • Asynchronous program lets you learn day or night
    • Build connections through online assignments and discussion boards
    • Project-based courses give you practice in real-world scenarios

    Fully Online

    No requirements to come to campus.


    Attend full-time or part-time.


    Design technology solutions to secure systems and data

    Cybersecurity- Online Graduate Certificate