What is it like to take a CSULB
Cybersecurity course?

What is it like
to take a CSULB
Cybersecurity course?

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Introductory Course

The Introduction to Cybersecurity Course encourages prospective students to test out the waters of the cybersecurity field to ensure it’s the right career and educational choice for you. You’ll explore elementary defensive and offensive cybersecurity practices, participate in extensive training exercises, and work one-on-one with an instructor and our career services advisors. If you decide the program is not for you, you will get a 50% refund on your Introductory Course tuition.*

Hands-On Learning

Employers are searching for candidates with practical experience and knowledge in cybersecurity. For this reason, we offer cybersecurity education that includes the hands on experience and theory that budding cybersecurity professionals need to begin working in technology after completing our certificate course. The CSULB Cybersecurity Professional Certificate program exposes students to real-world problems in simulation labs that fine tune time management techniques. Our hands-on learning curriculum aims to educate students using concrete examples that highlight a skills practical application in the cyber workforce.

Global Certification Training

The CSULB Cybersecurity Professional Certificate program arms students with the knowledge needed for a multitude of global certification exams, including:
• LPI Linux Essentials
• AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
• CompTIA Network+
• Ec-Council C|ND – Certified Network Defender
• CompTIA Security+
• Ec-Council C|SA – Certified Soc Analyst
• Ec-Council C|EH – Certified Ethical Hacker
Our program also gets you job-ready with integrated offensive and defensive cybersecurity training through real-world simulations and Cyber Labs.

Career Services

This part of the course allows students to focus on training eager scholars and provide the tools and knowledge needed to start an exciting, meaningful, and fulfilling career as soon as possible after graduation. Our Career Services Advisors are proud to provide students with a robust professional network, in addition to help building your resume, cover letters, and LinkedIn application. Being able to consistently work with our cybersecurity team will also encourage you to advance your interpersonal, interview, and communication talents.

Internship Placement Assistance*

Students should jump at the opportunity to join our professional networking program in order to solidify strong relationships with successful business persons in the region. Throughout the program, you will be encouraged to meet with technology experts in the cybersecurity workforce to practice in anticipation of your future hiring process. As a direct result, you’ll be in a better position to present yourself and your skills when you are placed in your first professional office with our custom internship assistance program *.

International Expertise

CSULB’s Cybersecurity Professional Certificate is powered by HackerU, one of the world’s leading cyber education providers. Our partnership with HackerU means CSULB’s cyber curriculum and revolutionary instruction techniques that verse students in the cutting-edge strategies used by some of the most qualified professionals in the industry, Israel’s elite cyber defense forces.

*Terms & Conditions apply.

Internship placement is not guaranteed.

Cyber Labs

California State University, Long Beach offers Cyber Labs that facilitate the learning of the skills employers understand are the most essential for a qualified cybersecurity candidate to have, including various immersive assignments solving realistic technology challenges to be included on a job application portfolio.

Industry leading instructors design thrilling simulation environments, equipped with realistic attacks and possible scenarios. Our exceptional cyber education curriculum offers students an unparalleled education that includes instruction from cybersecurity experts that will encourage scholars to defend against cyber threats and find solutions in real time.

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