How to Get a Degree in Network Security

How to Get a Degree in Network Security

Network security is a fast-growing field chock full of opportunities for students interested in technology. All organizations, regardless of industry, require network security specialists to protect their critical network infrastructure. 

As a network security professional, you would play an important role in finding and resolving security issues. And if this sounds like a great career for you, you’ll need a degree. This quick guide can help.

First, Decide Which Degree Path Is Right for You

Do you want to start working ASAP? Or, would you rather take your time to study and learn all that you can before jumping into the workforce? The choice is all yours and there’s a degree program to fit.

For example, you could start with a Cyber and Network Security Certificate program that would enable you to start an entry-level job in approximately 60 weeks. Or, you could obtain an Associate of Science in Cyber and Network Security in just 75 weeks.

If you’re interested in advancement or want to obtain a management position after some experience, you’ll want to go after your Bachelor of Science in Cyber and Network Security.

Cambridge is proud to offer all three options. And if you’re confused as to which path is the right one for you, we can help with that too. We’re here to guide you as you jumpstart your new career.

Choose Between Online & In-Classroom Learning

With an educational path chosen, it’s time to decide how you want to attend class. In today’s world, it’s possible to attend both in-class and online courses to fit your lifestyle and needs.

If you want a more traditional college experience, in-person classes might be best for you. Yet, if you want flexibility and the ability to learn around your own schedule, online classes are a great option.

At Cambridge, all three of our Cyber and Network Security programs are delivered 100% online. This means you’ll access your course via a web portal. You’ll complete assignments, take quizzes and engage with your peers all online. No need to commute or visit a classroom.

Allow Cambridge to Help You Reach Your Career Goals

Once you decide your educational path, you’re ready to get started. We’re here to help! Cambridge’s Cyber and Network Security program delivers the knowledge you need for career success. To learn more about the program or to apply today, give us a call at 877-206-4279 or send us a message.

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