Network Security Technician Certificate
The number of security breaches involving sensitive data since 2005 totals almost 262 million according to the Privacy Rights Clearing House. These breaches crossed all sectors, including health care, financial, education, public administration and much more. The economic impact of those hacking and stealing data has now reached into the billions, creating a major problem for nearly every business today.
Network security has become a profession all its own, with companies moving it from a lower position to a top priority job. To get in on this evolving technology, you will need the skills and training it takes to counteract those who drain society of vital resources, money and time.
The Network Security Technology (NST) program is a leader in the education and understanding of this incredibly sensitive – and growing – field. Students can gain an in-depth understanding of computer networking, operating systems and administration, encryption, firewalls and so much more, preparing for a career that can make a big impact on the marketplace.