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Duration

15 weeks

Tuition

$1,213

 

Jan 9-Apr 24

Commitment

Part-Time

Delivery

Online

Year Founded

1967

Scholarships

no

Thinking about a career in cybersecurity? Good choice! You’re entering a critical and relevant career path where employers are seeking professionals with the acquired skills to protect organizational data and operational systems. With the Cybersecurity Foundations program, you’ll get the skills you need to understand the current state of information technology security and apply your knowledge to protect against IT threats.

What You’ll Learn

  • The foundations and background of information security
  • How to protect operating systems including Windows and Linux
  • Defense strategies like password protection and data encryption
  • Risk management process
  • Industry recommendations for security policy and procedure
  • Current cyber threats and trends
  • Vulnerabilities of wireless and mobile devices

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Student Reviews (2)

Sheridan College

Mobile apps

Anonymous

Toronto • January 24, 2022

Graduated From

Computer Programmer

Overall:

4 out of 5

Instructors:

4 stars

Curriculum:

5 stars

Job Assistance:

4 stars

I’m in the computer science program at Sheridan college in Oakville. Specifically, I study mobile computing. That means I develop apps for smartphones.

To me, the campus environment is great. The school is known for excellent programs and exc...

I’m in the computer science program at Sheridan college in Oakville. Specifically, I study mobile computing. That means I develop apps for smartphones.

To me, the campus environment is great. The school is known for excellent programs and excellent sports (go Bruins). My program consists of a lot of code writing, collaborating with designers, and trial and error. Our instructors have built apps of their own, which you can download to your phones today. It is great having instructors who actually know what they are talking about.

I knew I wanted to attend Sheridan as soon as I got to the campus tour. The modern design and clean campus made me feel at home and inspired me to work harder on each and every assignment so far. Anyone looking for a great computer science program does not need to look any farther.

Sheridan College

Loved my time at Sheridan

Simon Ward

July 22, 2019

Graduated From

Search Engine Marketing

Overall:

5 out of 5

Instructors:

5 stars

Curriculum:

5 stars

Job Assistance:

5 stars

There's a weird narrative out there about Sheridan only caring about international students. I'm a domestic student and I finished my advanced diploma in marketing last year, which included the search marketing course. My profs were industry profession...

There's a weird narrative out there about Sheridan only caring about international students. I'm a domestic student and I finished my advanced diploma in marketing last year, which included the search marketing course. My profs were industry professionals who were extremely helpful and approachable. Most of them knew me by my first name.

I'm working at an agency in downtown Toronto right now and loving every second of it. I highly recommend the school and the program.

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