The Cybersecurity program is designed for the individual seeking knowledge and certification in computer and network-related administration and security.
The Cybersecurity program gives students the knowledge and practical skills needed to become an industry-ready IT security professional.
In addition to communication and support training, students receive training on popular operating systems including Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Windows Server, and Linux. Moreover, students learn how to configure computer and network technologies such as Cisco routers and switches, server virtualization, network services, and security technologies, as well as learn how to perform penetration tests, vulnerability assessments and forensic analysis of security breaches. Additionally, students learn how to communicate effectively, as well as manage time and IT-related projects within a Canadian corporate infrastructure.
Requirements & Program Information
Ontario College Diploma, Ontario College Advanced Diploma, Degree, or equivalent.
It is preferred that students have an educational background in an area of Information Technology: computer engineering, software, hardware, networking or a related discipline.
Applicants, whose first language is not English, must provide proof of English proficiency. Sault College accepts the TOEFL, or IELTS, or equivalent test to satisfy our English admission requirements.
Fees & Costs
These fees are for the 2023-2024 academic year (year 1 of study), and are subject to change. Please visit your Student Portal to view your Schedule of Fees.