CompTIA Security+: 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 journey into the world of cybersecurity with our CompTIA Security+ certification program. Develop the skills and expertise needed to protect organizations from cyber threats, secure data, and ensure the integrity of information systems. Join the ranks of certified cybersecurity professionals and become a guardian of digital security.

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Course length

180 hours

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Weekly time commitment

15-20 hours

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This course can benefit you in two ways. If you intend to pass the CompTIA Security+ (Exam SY0-601) 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 computer security.

Today's job market demands individuals with demonstrable skills, and the information and activities in this course can help you build your cybersecurity skill set so that you can confidently perform your duties in any entry-level security 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

The median annual salary for computer security systems administrators in Michigan is $89,030.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Is this CompTIA Security+ Certificate Program right for me? 

  • Are you passionate about cybersecurity and dedicated to safeguarding digital assets from cyber threats?  
  • Do you have a strong interest in learning about network security, risk management, and security technologies?  
  • Are you excited about mastering the principles of cybersecurity, including cryptography and security policies?  
  • Do you see yourself as a cybersecurity expert, capable of defending against a wide range of cyberattacks?  
  • Are you committed to staying updated with the latest cybersecurity threats and countermeasures to ensure robust security? 

Career Paths

Cybersecurity Analyst
Information Security Analyst
Security Consultant
Network Administrator (with security focus)
Security Administrator
Security Engineer