Cyber Security Analytics - 557

Ontario College Graduate Certificate
One year or less
Be part of protecting the digital systems of today and beyond. Graduate with the essential skills for cyber threat detection and mitigation.
Overview

Program Highlights

  • Design cyber security solutions to protect business resources.
  • Create best practices in protecting mobile devices, smart homes and Industry 4.0 factories from cyber attacks.
  • Participate in simulation labs where you will defend against a cyber attacks.

What you'll learn

  • Develop, implement and evaluate cyber security strategies and solutions for various operating systems, networks, application software, and packages.
  • Respond to the cyber security needs of all the internal stakeholders.
  • Recommend processes and procedures for maintenance and deployment of cyber security solutions.
  • Design and implement cyber security solutions in compliance with current security policies, ethical standards, and industry regulations.
  • Project management principles to effectively respond to the needs of the organization’s information security requirements.
  • Risk mitigation and auditing of information systems.
  • Develop and deliver appropriate internal cyber security training.
  • Communicate security policies, audit results and related documentation to any level of the organization.
  • Design and implement vulnerability assessment procedures to find and solve existing security issues in a network through monitoring and analyzing different attackers’ tactics, strategies and techniques.

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Tuition and Fees

2018 - 2019 Domestic Tuition and Fees

  Semester 1 Semester 2
Total Ancillary Fees $730.02  $533.92 
Co-op Fees $0.00 $0.00
Mandatory Program Fees $0.00 $0.00
Domestic Tuition $2,725.00  $2,725.00 

Total Domestic Charges Per Semester

$3,455.02 $3,258.92
Total 1st Year Fees $6,713.94

2018 - 2019 International Tuition and Fees

  Semester 1 Semester 2
Total Tuition & Ancillary Fee $7,805.47 $7,805.47
Co-op Fees $0.00 $0.00
Program Compulsory Fee Plus Tax $0.00 $0.00
International Tax Recovery $375.00 $375.00
Total International Charges Per Semester $8,180.47 $8,180.47
Total 1st Year Fees $16,360.94

Admission

Domestic and International student admission requirements

  • Ontario College Diploma, Ontario College Advance Diploma, or Degree in Business, Computer Science, Information Technology or related field.
  • Or other equivalent post-secondary experience or qualifications will be considered by Mohawk.

Don't have the necessary requirements?

Language Requirements for International Students:

  • See below for accepted equivalents for Grade 12 English:

Experiential Learning

How you'll gain skills

  • Instructor led labs that will demonstrate the theory.
  • Participate in simulation labs where you will defend against a cyber attacks.
  • Complete a capstone project that will allow you to demonstrate your skills in Mohawk’s new Cybersecurity Lab.

Opportunities

Opportunities

Where you can go next

Your future career options

  • Cybersecurity Operations
  • Cybersecurity Threat Assessment and Policy Testing
  • Identity and Access Management with Personal Privacy
  • Asset Management
  • Auditing and Security Review
  • Risk Management and Response
  • Evolving Threats – How to stay current
  • Social Media Best Practices
  • Software Development Best Practices

Where you could work includes:

  • Consulting
  • Financial/Banking
  • Manufacturing
  • Medical
  • Education
  • Retail/ Wholesale
  • Federal Government
  • Provincial Government
  • Airlines
  • Research Institutions
  • Small and Medium Business
  • Law Enforcement
  • Military
  • Computing Services

Opportunities for grads

  • Graduates will work on projects provided by major sponsors, most notably IBM, Ontario Government, Federal Government and Law Enforcement.

Learning Outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes, often referred to as ‘Program Standards', set out the essential learning that a student must achieve before being deemed ready to graduate.

In many cases these program learning outcomes were developed by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU) in consultation with employers and educators who are experts in the program field. To ensure the outcomes remain current and in line with industry needs, we invite our employers, graduates working in the field and current students to re-examine and update them during regular, ongoing program review focus groups.

Additional Learning Outcomes

  • Develop and implement cyber security solutions considering the affordances of the computer operating systems, networks, application software, and packages available.
  • Implement and evaluate security solutions for business processes, applications and communications to protect business resources and respond to the needs of all the internal stakeholders.
  • Recommend processes and procedures for maintenance and deployment of cyber security solutions.
  • Evaluate and recommend innovative cyber security strategies that provide secure solutions for organizational processes and applications.
  • Design and implement cyber security solutions in compliance with the current security policies, ethical standards, and industry regulations. 
  • Plan, implement, and evaluate cyber security policies and strategies using project management principles to effectively respond to the needs of the organization’s information security requirements.
  • Optimize the effectiveness of the information security in a business environment through risk mitigation and auditing of information systems.
  • Develop and deliver appropriate internal cyber security training to ensure compliance with security policies.
  • Communicate security policies and audit results and relate documentation to any level of the organization.
  • Implement and evaluate security policies and strategies by collaborating in cyber security projects as a multidisciplinary team member/leader to deliver effective solutions to the clients.
  • Design and implement vulnerability assessment procedures to find and solve existing security issues in a network through monitoring and analyzing different attackers' tactics, strategies and techniques.

Contact us

Student Recruitment

Contact our Student Recruitment team for information on our programs, student life, and more.

Domestic Canadian Students
Email: discover@mohawkcollege.ca

International Students
Contact International
Phone: 1-905-575-2254

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For general questions: 1-888-Mohawk9 (1-888-664-2959)
North China: 10-800-714-2521
South China: 10-800-140-2541
Brazil: 0800-022-7408
Philippines: 180011102544

Admissions

Contact our Admissions advisors for help with your application.

Domestic Canadian Students
Contact Admissions
Phone: 1-844-767-6871

International Students*
Contact International Admissions
Phone: 1-905-575-2254

*Not all programs are international eligible. Please see our programs available for international students.

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Interim Contact

George Geczy
Email: george.geczy@mohawkcollege.ca

Student Success Advisors

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