Certificate in Cybersecurity Fundamentals

Le Moyne College’s undergraduate Cybersecurity Fundamentals certificate program is designed to
prepare students for internship, part-time, and full-time employment opportunities as an entry-level
systems/network security administrator or security risk assessor/manager.

Students graduating from the Le Moyne College undergraduate Cybersecurity Fundamentals certificate program will be able to demonstrate the following skills, knowledge and values:
1. Security administration of networks and systems,
2. Risk assessment and risk mitigation strategies,
3. Response and recovery planning,
4. Communication, interpersonal and team skills.

Program Admission and Application Requirements

Applicants will document their interest in and motivation for pursuing this certificate program. No prior course work at an undergraduate institution is required.

Introduction to Cybersecurity
Introduction to Cybersecurity Risk and Protection Strategies
Introduction to Detection, Response, & Recovery Strategies
Network Fundamentals,Network Security
Ethical Hacking and Digital Forensics
Plan of Study Grid
Year I
FallCredit Hours
CYS 167 Introduction to Cybersecurity 3
 Credit Hours3
J-Mester
CYS 263 Introduction to Cybersecurity Risk and Protection Strategies 3
 Credit Hours3
Spring
CYS 269 Introduction to Detection, Response, & Recovery Strategies 3
 Credit Hours3
Summer
CYS 331 Network Fundamentals,Network Security 3
CYS 421 Ethical Hacking and Digital Forensics 3
 Credit Hours6
 Total Credit Hours15