Cybersecurity Certificate

The Cybersecurity Certificate furnishes you with both the strategic and technical knowledge to make your company more secure amidst a growing arena of threats to operations, data, and intellectual property. Learn how to best mitigate risk, defend your network from threats originating from both outside and inside your organization, understand forensics and much more. Using an applied approach to learning coupled with a flexible curriculum, the Cybersecurity Certificate allows you to focus on topics that are most important to you.

How You Will Benefit

  • Recognize emerging threats and decipher risk in order to develop an appropriate and effective defense best suited to your organization.
  • Learn to build smarter and more effective cyber security solutions by approaching threats holistically and from the perspective of the intruder.
  • Uncover and examine the latest research and techniques in security and mitigation strategies.
  • Understand how to apply systems engineering principles to build a stronger enterprise.

Who Should Attend

This certificate is designed for anyone who wants to move into a position that requires increasing oversight into cyber security, including engineers, scientists, IT professionals, product designers, and managers.

Delivery Method


Certificate Requirements

  • Effective January 2015, courses can only be applied to one certificate. If a core course for a certificate has already been applied to a previously-awarded certificate, then an additional elective must be taken.
  • Certificates must be completed within 6 years; courses completed more than 6 years ago may not be applied toward certificate.
  • All courses applied to a certificate program must be taken from Georgia Tech.

This certificate does not require an application.

For Certificate-Related Questions

Please contact the course administrator: Renita Folds