Vital skills for today’s IT professional
Network security is an increasingly important issue for governments and businesses. Protecting data and maintaining secure networks is not only vital from a customer service perspective, it can also be required to satisfy legal and compliance regulations.
IT security courses can help you acquire the skills and understanding it takes to fill crucial roles in the IT world. You can learn how to protect against a range of security threats and explore issues such as enterprise security, general IT security and cryptography.
We also have IT security courses that look at risk management, contingency planning and backup implementation strategies. These topics are crucial for companies wishing to guard against and smoothly recover from security issues and data losses.
Our IT security classes cover important subjects such as:
- Disaster recovery planning and threat remediation.
- The basics of cyber security and cryptography encryption concepts.
- Applicable laws, regulations and standards guiding the IS auditing process.
- The ethical issues related to data and information management.
Take IT security courses online and learn how to help secure networks and systems. You can take an individual class to delve deeper into a specific area, like enterprise security, or use the credit toward one of our degree plans. If you’re planning on transferring credit earned with us to an outside institution, you must first check with them to determine if credits are transferable.
We help IT professionals meet their career goals, with flexible and convenient scheduling options. You can take IT security courses online, doing the coursework on a schedule that’s right for you. You can also stay connected to your classes on the go with our innovative mobile app.
Explore your options by calling us at 866.484.1815 or request information today.
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Transferability of credit is at the discretion of the receiving institution. It is the student's responsibility to confirm whether or not credits earned at University of Phoenix will be accepted by another institution of the student's choice. Individual courses are not eligible for federal financial aid.
While widely available, not all courses are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative.