Our Cybersecurity Professional Program sets you up with the hands-on experience you need to outsmart the competition and step up your career. The instructors, some of the top experts in the field, bring their real-life experience to the classroom and provide you with personalized training.
Begin your cyber education journey by setting up a personal consultation with a Cybersecurity Admissions Advisors to assess their aptitude in the field and help them decide if a career in cybersecurity could be a good fit for them.
Each prospective student meets with their assigned Senior Admissions Advisor to further discuss the program, career expectations, and future job opportunities. Meetings can be in person, virtual, or on the phone.
The 30-hour Introduction to Cybersecurity Course provides you with the opportunity to explore the material and various cybersecurity fields to allow you to make a practical, confident, and informed decision before committing to the full course. At the end of the course, you will take an exam and meet with your instructor, who will guide you in the next step of your career.
The full-length, Cybersecurity Professional Program offers students the knowledge transfer and theory in addition to the hands-on training crucial to building an impressive, cyber skill set. The course provides experiential knowledge and training on day-to-day tasks of a true cyber professional, so you can have the experience that potential employers will be looking for when you apply for your first professional job in the industry.
Our 10-hour Career Services course provides you with everything you need to know to advance in your cybersecurity career. This includes customized interview training, resume building, internship placement assistance, and professional networking — all with the goal of helping you get your foot in the door for your first professional cybersecurity role.*
*Career Services are consultation-based only and do not guarantee job placement.
“An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.”
We strongly believe that students of all backgrounds and experiences deserve a customized education in a field that they care about and can dedicate significant time and effort to. Our commitment to providing just that is why each CSULB student is a recipient of our sincere guarantee.
It’s crucial to us that each of our students is confident that their chosen program aligns with their career goals. In an effort to preserve an exceptional level of integrity among our scholars, we utilize an innovative academic framework that prioritizes student satisfaction and success above all else.
All aspiring CSULB Cybersecurity students begin the program by enrolling in a customized Introductory Course designed to expose you to practical cybersecurity tools and theory before they invest in the entire program. This course provides experiential knowledge, along with hands-on training within real-world Cyber Labs, so you can determine if cybersecurity is the right career for you. The Introductory Course also ensures classroom success by facilitating the advancement of only those students with the necessary passion and skills to ultimately land a career in the field.