CompTIA PenTest+: Online Certificate Program

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This program is a great fit for:

Individuals interested in a career in technology

Recent high school graduates

Current technology workers looking to upskill or grow their career

Embark on a dynamic journey into the world of ethical hacking with our CompTIA PenTest+ certification program. Develop the skills needed to identify, assess, and secure vulnerabilities in computer systems. Join the ranks of certified penetration testers, defending organizations against cyber threats through proactive security testing.

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Course length

50 hours

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CompTIA PenTest+

This course can benefit you in two ways. If you intend to pass the CompTIA PenTest+ (Exam PT0-002) certification examination, this course can be a significant part of your preparation. But certification is not the only key to professional success in the field of IT infrastructure management.

Today's job market demands individuals with demonstrable skills, and the information and activities in this course can help you build your penetration testing skill set so that you can confidently perform your duties in a security consultant or penetration tester job role.

Why Choose Siena Heights University?

Siena Heights University’s Workforce Development certificate programs were built to meet the needs of modern-day students. You can start learning as soon as today and be on the path to a fulfilling new career in just a few weeks or months.

Online and self-paced coursework

Affordable tuition

Fulfilling, flexible job opportunities

Industry-leading credentials

Clinicals included (if necessary)

Certificates matched to industry demands

Network administrators and threat testers in the 90th percentile of earners can earn up to $140,430 per year (with proper qualifications and when working in the highest-paying industries).

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Is this CompTIA PenTest+ Certificate Program right for me? 

  • Are you passionate about cybersecurity and want to become an ethical hacker, helping organizations protect their digital assets?  
  • Do you possess a strong analytical mindset and enjoy identifying and addressing security vulnerabilities?  
  • Are you excited about learning advanced penetration testing techniques, tools, and methodologies?  
  • Do you see yourself as an ethical hacking expert, capable of conducting in-depth security assessments and advising on mitigation strategies?  
  • Are you committed to staying updated with the latest cybersecurity threats and countermeasures to ensure robust security? 

Career Paths

Penetration Tester
Security Consultant
Ethical Hacker
Vulnerability Analyst
Cybersecurity Analyst (with penetration testing focus)