Graduate Certificate in Cyber Leadership

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Graduate Certificate in Cyber Leadership at a Glance


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.



Earn your graduate certificate in just four courses or 12 credit hours.



Nationally recognized faculty who practice what they teach and help you succeed beyond the classroom.



Flexible online courses that match your schedule. Accelerate your career without putting your life on pause.



Course credit for experience and 20% tuition discounts available.



Rolling admissions. No test scores. No recommendations. Four start dates. We make the admission process easy.

Certificate Requirements

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

Upgrade to a Master's in IT Management or a Master's in Cybersecurity Management

You can use the courses you take during this graduate-level, "stackable" certificate tomanagement start working toward a Master of Science in IT Management or a Master of Science in Cybersecurity online. As a stackable program, MS in Information Technology Management students may apply coursework in two graduate IT certificate programs, plus two additional required core courses, for a total of 10 courses. If you would like to apply your credits from a graduate certificate toward a master's degree, please contact the Information Technology Program Director. Visit our IT program’s YouTube playlist to learn more about SoPA’s application process and the different career options you can pursue with a graduate certificate.


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.

Faculty Who Practice What They Teach

Demand for information technology skills continue to increase, creating a competitive and ever-expanding career market for graduates. With real-world experience as industry leaders in the field, the program faculty at Tulane SoPA gives students direct access to professional networks and the most relevant information.

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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