• Next Cohort starts: 27 Oct, 2021Limited no. of seats available
  • Program Duration: 6 monthsAt 5-10 hours/week
  • Online BootcampLearning Format

Cyber Security Course Overview

The cyber security course in Houston comes with modules from MIT SCC and EC-Council. This cyber security training in Houston helps you ensure the safety of your data online. You also get a detailed account of the ways in which you can craft a secure framework in this cyber security course in Houston.

KEY FEATURES

  • Simplilearn Post Graduate Certificate
  • Masterclasses from MIT Faculty
  • Featuring Modules from MIT SCC and EC-Council
  • 8X higher interaction in live online classes conducted by industry experts
  • EC-Council learning kit
  • Industry case studies in cyber security
  • MIT CSAIL Professional Programs Community
  • Capstone project in 3 domains
  • 25+ hands-on projects

Cyber Security Course Advantage

This Post Graduate Program in Cyber Security includes Cyber Security - Technology, Application, and Policy from MIT SCC leverages MIT’s academic excellence in Cyber Security and provides a comprehensive understanding of the field.

EXECUTIVE PROGRAM BY MIT SCC

This Post Graduate Program also offers you an exclusive executive course: Cyber Security — Technology, Application, and Policy from MIT Schwarzman College of Computing.

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Key Features of this Module:
  • Executive Program Certification from MIT SCC
  • Masterclasses from MIT faculty
  • 6 assessments from MIT
  • Industry case study in Cyber Security
  • MIT CSAIL Professional Programs Community
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OUTCOMES OF THIS POST GRADUATE PROGRAM

This Post Graduate Program in Cyber Security is designed for those who want to expertise their technical and programming skills to handle security challenges. Our comprehensive program includes EC Council’s renowned Certified Ethical Hacking v11 course.
 

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As a part of this program, you will receive:
  • Certified Ethical Hacker Certificate from EC Council
  • 6 months free access to CEH v11 iLabs
  • 24 Hacking challenges from EC Council
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Cyber Security Certification Details

Fast track your career in the field of cyber security with this comprehensive curriculum covering the certification-aligned courses. This cyber security certification program begins with introductory-level skills and then progresses to advanced cyber security technologies.

LEARNING PATH

  • Get started with the Post Graduate Program in Cyber Security and explore everything about the program. Kickstart your journey with our preparatory cyber security courses: Introduction to Cyber Security and CompTIA Network+.

  • This cyber security course is designed to help learners gain the necessary skills required to configure and install systems for secure applications, devices, and networks; perform threat analysis and respond with suitable mitigation techniques; and operate with an awareness of applicable regulations, policies, and laws. This course meets the curriculum of CompTIA Security+ and is compliant with the ISO 17024 standard.

  • This Cyber Security course provides hands-on online training to help you master the same skills that hackers use to infiltrate network systems and leverage them ethically to protect your own infrastructure. This comprehensive course targets 20 of the most popular security domains to provide a real-world, practical approach to essential security systems.

  • This cyber security course is aligned with CISSP, a globally-recognized certification for information technology security professionals. The course curriculum trains you in the industry’s latest best practices, which will help you clear the certification exam. The course helps you develop expertise in defining security architecture; and building, designing and maintaining a secure business environment for your organization using globally-approved information security standards.

  • This cyber security course is presented by 15 MIT expert researchers and will help participants learn state-of-the-art concepts in cyber security. The course aims to reduce the time from research to industry dissemination and expose the participants to some of the most recent ideas and techniques in cyber security.

  • This cyber security capstone project will give you an opportunity to implement the skills you learned throughout this program. Through dedicated mentoring sessions, you’ll learn how to solve a real-world, industry-aligned problem. This project is the final step in the learning path and will enable you to showcase your expertise in cyber security to future employers.

Electives:
  • Attend online interactive Masterclasses conducted by the instructor from MIT SCC and get insights about advancements in Cyber Security and understand the essential skills needed to become an expert in this rapidly growing domain.

SKILLS COVERED

  • Advanced Hacking Concepts
  • Network Packet Analysis
  • Mobile and Web Technologies
  • IDS Firewalls and Honeypots
  • Security and Risk Management
  • Network Security
  • Software Development Security
  • Cryptography OSI and TCPIP Models
  • Identity and Access Management
  • Security Assessment and Testing
  • Trojans Backdoors and Countermeasures

Cyber Security Training Advisor

  • Srini Devadas

    Srini Devadas

    Professor, MIT CSAIL

    He is an Edwin Sibley Webster Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at MIT CSAIL. His current research interests are primarily in applied cryptography, computer security, and computer architecture.

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Learner's Profile

This cyber security certification program caters to professionals from a variety of industries; the diversity of our students adds richness to class discussions and interactions.

  • The class consists of learners from excellent organizations and diverse industries
    Industry
    BFSI - 35%IT & Telecommunication - 20%Health Care & Pharma - 18%Retail - 15%Others - 12%
    Companies
    Cyber Secuirty course learners from Dell, Houston
    Cyber Secuirty course learners from Wells Fargo, Houston
    Cyber Secuirty course learners from Tata Consultancy Services, Houston
    Cyber Secuirty course learners from Ernst & Young, Houston
    Cyber Secuirty course learners from Amazon, Houston
    Cyber Secuirty course learners from Dell, Houston
    Cyber Secuirty course learners from Infosys, Houston
    Cyber Secuirty course learners from IBM, Houston
    Cyber Secuirty course learners from Accenture, Houston
    Cyber Secuirty course learners from Barclays, Houston
    Cyber Secuirty course learners from JP Morgan Chase, Houston
    Cyber Secuirty course learners from Microsoft, Houston

Cyber Security Learner Reviews

  • Myles Howard II

    Myles Howard II

    Manchester

    The instructor chains together the learning topics very well. One subject leads to the next, and they are woven together comprehensively.

  • Ashish Ghai

    Ashish Ghai

    Delhi

    This course was a marathon of learning, a blend of a few of the most renowned cybersecurity certifications globally. It wasn't a comfortable journey; it was excruciating. But perseverance and tenacity eventually made the result sweeter. And it wouldn't have been possible without the support of Simplilearn's fantastic trainers and staff.

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Industry Trends

The global cyber security market size stood at USD 112.01 billion in 2019 and is projected to reach USD 281.74 billion by 2027.

  • Cyber Secuirty Industry Growth

    12.6% CAGR

    during the forecast period from 2020 to 2027

    37% Job Growth

    estimated for Security roles by 2022

    Cyber Security Specialist Annual Salary
    $50KMin
    $81KAverage
    $110KMax
    Source: Glassdoor
    Cyber Security Specialist Hiring Companies
    Dell
    Wells Fargo
    Oracle
    EY
    Amazon
    Microsoft
    Source: Indeed

Why Online Bootcamp

  • Develop skills for real career growthCutting-edge curriculum designed in guidance with industry and academia to develop job-ready skills
  • Learn from experts active in their field, not out-of-touch trainersLeading practitioners who bring current best practices and case studies to sessions that fit into your work schedule.
  • Learn by working on real-world problemsCapstone projects involving real world data sets with virtual labs for hands-on learning
  • Structured guidance ensuring learning never stops24x7 Learning support from mentors and a community of like-minded peers to resolve any conceptual doubts

Admission Details

APPLICATION PROCESS

The application process consists of three simple steps. An offer of admission will be made to the selected candidates and accepted by the candidates by paying the admission fee.

Submit Application

Tell us a bit about yourself and why you want to do this program

Application Review

An admission panel will shortlist candidates based on their application

Admission

Selected candidates can begin the program within 1-2 weeks

ELIGIBLE CANDIDATES

For admission to this Post Graduate Program in Cyber Security, candidates should have:

A bachelor's degree with an average of 50% or higher marks

May have a non-programming background

Are not required to have prior work experience

ADMISSION COUNSELORS

We have a team of dedicated admissions counselors who are available to guide you as you apply to the program. They are available to:

  • Address questions related to your application
  • Provide guidance regarding financial aid (if required)
  • Help answer questions and understand the program
Talk to our admissions counselors now!

Admission Fee & Financing

The admission fee for this cyber security certification program is $ 3,500

Financing Options

We are dedicated to making our programs accessible. We are committed to helping you find a way to budget for this program and offer a variety of financing options to make it more economical.

Pay in Installments

You can pay monthly installments for Post Graduate Programs using Affirm, Splitit or ClimbCredit payment option with low APR and no hidden fees.

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Other Financing Options

We provide the following options for one-time payment

  • Credit Card
  • Paypal

$ 3,500

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PROGRAM BENEFITS

  • Complete this Cyber Security program while you work
  • Rigorous curriculum designed by industry experts
  • MIT CSAIL Professional Programs Community
  • Executive Program Certification from MIT SCC and ECC
  • Active recruiters include:Amazon, CISCO, Microsoft and more

Program Cohorts

NEXT COHORT

    • Date

      Time

      Batch Type

    • Program Induction

      27 Oct, 2021

      08:30 CDT

    • Regular Classes

      11 Dec, 2021 - 8 May, 2022

      08:00 - 12:00 CST

      Weekend (Sat - Sun)

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Cyber Security Course FAQs

  • What are the eligibility criteria for this Cyber Security Course in Houston?

    For admission to this Cyber Security Course in Houston, candidates:

    • Should have a bachelor's degree in any discipline with an average of 50% or higher marks
    • May have a non-programming background 
    • Are not required to have prior work experience 
       

  • What is the admission process for this Cyber Security Training in Houston?

    The admission process for this cyber security certification in Houston consists of three simple steps:

    • All interested candidates are required to apply through the online application form
    • An admission panel will shortlist the candidates based on their application
    • An offer of admission will be made to the selected candidates and is accepted by the candidates by paying the program fee
       

  • What should I expect from the Cyber Security Course in Houston?

    As a part of this Cyber Security Training in Houston, you will receive the following:

    • Simplilearn Post Graduate Certificate
    • Individual course completion certificate for all the cyber security courses in learning path from Simplilearn
    • Executive Program Certification from MIT Schwarzman College of Computing
    • Certified Ethical Hacker Certificate from EC-Council
    • MIT SCC Professional Learning Community
       

  • How do I earn the certificate for this Cyber Security Course in Houston?

    Upon completion of the minimum requirements for each cyber security course in the learning path, you will be eligible to receive the post graduate certification that will testify to your skills as an expert in cyber security.

  • Is there a demand for a cyber security course in Houston?

    Data breaches are getting more severe and companies have no option but to invest in cyber security as early as possible. As such, they need skilled cyber security professionals to secure their systems and networks. This has led to an increase in demand for cyber security courses in Houston in order to gain the required skills and knowledge. Professionals today are seeking these courses to stay ahead of the competition and improve their credibility in this field.

  • How long does it take to get cyber security certifications in Houston?

    Cyber security certifications in Houston offered to vary in their duration and requirements for completion. This Post Graduate Program in Cyber Security with modules from MIT SCC and EC Council is a 6-month bootcamp program that provides you the skills you need to grab the top opportunities out there, immediately on completion. You are expected to spend 5-10 hours a week on this program to keep pace with the schedule and achieve a satisfactory level of understanding and competency in the concepts taught.

  • Why are certifications so important in the field of cyber security Course in Houston

    Cyber security as a domain focuses on adopting and implementing best practices laid out by top industry bodies like EC Council. A cyber security certification in Houston like the ones that you receive with this Post Graduate Program in Cyber security with modules from MIT and EC Council attests to your expertise in these best practices and endorses your proficiency in implementing them.

  • What is the salary of a Cyber Security in Houston?

    Nowadays, companies are getting more digitized and competitive than ever. As a result, cyber threats have increased in companies. Therefore, cybersecurity has become an indispensable component of this digital era. A qualified Cyber Security expert can get an average base salary of around $99,332 annually in Houston. There could be a difference in pay as it depends on experience and qualification. Hence, pursuing a cybersecurity course in Houston could get you better pay and job opportunity

  • What are the major companies hiring for Cyber Security in Houston?

    Companies are now more reliant on technology than ever before, due to which the risk of cyberattacks is constantly increasing for companies and institutions. Hence, cybersecurity is crucial for every firm irrespective of its size. Several well-known companies are hiring cybersecurity experts. Some of the names among these companies are Enterprise Products and Dell Technologies. If you do cybersecurity course in Houston, then you could get more suitable job opportunities in these well-known companies.

  • What are the major industries in Houston?

    Houston's economy is the Centre of many multinational and domestic companies. Although, the top contributors to the Houston economy are health care, biomedical research and aerospace. Cybersecurity experts can help companies to protect their data and systems from cyber-attacks. Hence, several companies from these industries are hiring certified cybersecurity experts. If you can get cybersecurity expert training in Houston, then you could get better job opportunities in these companies.

  • Is there any financial aid provided in Houston?

    To ensure money is not a barrier in the path of learning, we offer various financing options to help ensure that this program is financially manageable. Please refer to our “Admissions Fee and Financing” section for more details.
     

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