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Graduate Certificate in Cyber Leadership

Take the lead by equipping yourself to address IT leadership's complexities and help ward off cyber threats with Tulane School of Professional Advancement's Graduate Certificate in Cyber Leadership. With 3.5 million anticipated cybersecurity job openings in 2021, a graduate certificate can help you stand out from other applicants. Envision yourself in an exciting new role as a technology leader helping businesses and organizations all over the world protect their networks and data.


Tuition: $1,119 per credit Tuition Calculator

Earn Your MS in Cybersecurity Management

All credits earned in pursuing this 100% online graduate-level “stackable” cybersecurity certificate may be applied to SoPA’s Master of Science in Cybersecurity Management. To earn an MS in Cybersecurity Management, students complete coursework in two graduate cybersecurity certificate programs, plus three additional required core courses, for a total of 11 courses. If you would like to pursue an MS degree and apply your certificate towards the degree completion, please contact the program director for the next steps. The process is simple and can be completed without reapplying. Visit our program’s YouTube playlist to explore the different roles you can take on with a graduate certificate or an MS in Cybersecurity Management.





Cyber Leadership Certificate Requirements

Our certificate program includes courses in IT project management, supervising teams of cybersecurity professionals, an overview of cyber threats, and more.


Certificate Requirements

CPST 6501 IT Project Management 3
CSMT 7050 Leadership and Management Principles for Cybersecurity Professionals 3
CPST 7150 The Business of Information Technology 3
CSMT 7900 Security and Cyber Threats for IT Management 3
  Total 12


Your Future in Cybersecurity Management

Our Graduate Certificate in Cyber Leadership is designed for those with a background in information technology or cybersecurity who want to position themselves as industry leaders. You'll gain knowledge and skills for positions such as cybersecurity team leader, director of cybersecurity systems, and cybersecurity division manager. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, cybersecurity jobs will increase by 26% by 2022.


Learned From Accomplished Industry Leaders

Our program faculty offers a range of unique and relevant experiences geared toward your success in and out of the classroom. You'll learn from IT subject matter experts with decades of combined experience that will help you understand and utilize emerging and innovative technologies.



Enjoy the Benefits of Self-Paced Learning

At SoPA, you get more than just high-quality academic programs—you'll enjoy the flexibility of learning on your own schedule without needing to put your life on hold. Our course schedules are designed with convenience for working adults in mind; you can reach your career goals from anywhere in the world. With access to over 250 virtual labs, mentorship programs, and the Cyber Center of Excellence, you can stay connected to best practices wherever and however you learn.

It's never too late to optimize your career potential. Invest in your future by enhancing your knowledge of cyber leadership and preparing for more lucrative industry roles. The faculty and staff at Tulane School of Professional Advancement are excited to help you get there. Request more information today about our graduate certificate programs to get started.




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