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Career in Cybersecurity
Go from no experience to ready-to-hire in under a year with the American University Cybersecurity Professional Certificate Program
Why Choose Cybersecurity?
There’s a growing shortage of cybersecurity professionals and you have the power to make an impact.
With new technologies emerging faster than ever before, the threat of viruses, malware, and phishing attacks will only continue to increase. Now more than ever, we must bridge the expanding cybersecurity skills gap to protect the integrity of the systems we rely upon every single day.
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You Can Keep Growing
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the rate of growth for jobs in information security is projected to grow 31 percent from 2019 to 2029.
Your Community Needs You
Governments, businesses, and individuals are falling victim to cybercrimes that could compromise their private data.
Rapid technological advancement has created a massive demand for cybersecurity professionals. Still, businesses are having a hard time finding qualified candidates. We can help prepare you with the tools and experience you need to fight cybercriminals, protect sensitive information, and keep businesses and governments safe with a career in cybersecurity.
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Becoming a Cybersecurity
With a 0% unemployment rate since 2016, cybersecurity is one of the fastest-growing fields. Learn how you can join this lucrative, rewarding career.
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Change your career and improve your life! Learn why cybersecurity is a practical career choice for those wanting more from their professional life.
Growing Cybersecurity Workforce
Be the change you want to see.
The American University Cybersecurity Professional Certificate program can help you gain the knowledge to join the cybersecurity workforce in less than a year. Our online classes are led by expert instructors passionate about training this generation's cybersecurity professionals. After completing the professional certificate program, you will have the comprehensive skills, experiential knowledge, and global certification training needed to land a position in the expanding field of cybersecurity.