• 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 Mountain View comes with modules from MIT SCC and EC-Council. This cyber security training in Mountain View helps you ensure the safety of your data online. Moreover, you will learn in great detail how to design/develop a secure framework and much more as part of the training in our cyber security course in Mountain View.

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
MIT SCC Certification in Mountain View

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
PGP in Cyber Security in Mountain View

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, Mountain View
    Cyber Secuirty course learners from Wells Fargo, Mountain View
    Cyber Secuirty course learners from Tata Consultancy Services, Mountain View
    Cyber Secuirty course learners from Ernst & Young, Mountain View
    Cyber Secuirty course learners from Amazon, Mountain View
    Cyber Secuirty course learners from Dell, Mountain View
    Cyber Secuirty course learners from Infosys, Mountain View
    Cyber Secuirty course learners from IBM, Mountain View
    Cyber Secuirty course learners from Accenture, Mountain View
    Cyber Secuirty course learners from Barclays, Mountain View
    Cyber Secuirty course learners from JP Morgan Chase, Mountain View
    Cyber Secuirty course learners from Microsoft, Mountain View

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 Mountain View?

    For admission to this Cyber Security Course in Mountain View, 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 Course in Mountain View?

    The admission process for this cyber security certification program in Mountain View 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 Training in Mountain View?

    As a part of this Cyber Security Training in Mountain View, 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 Mountain View?

    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 Mountain View?

    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 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 Mountain View?

    Cyber security certifications in Mountain View 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 Mountain View?

    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 Mountain View 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 a Cyber security course? which are the Best Courses Available for Cyber Security?

    Cyber Security Certifications are one of the most sought-after credentials these days. Professionals are seeking Cyber Security Courses in huge numbers because cyber security is one of the fastest-growing fields today.

    Today, companies store a massive amount of data either on-premise or on the cloud. This leads to an increased risk of vulnerabilities and loopholes in an organization’s computer systems, networks, edge devices, and sensitive data. Moreover, digital transformation has become the priority of every organization as it comes with lots of benefits. However, it also increases the threat of cyberattacks and companies need skilled cyber security professionals to deal with them. 

    Cyberattacks are growing at an alarming rate, and large companies, as well as startups, are falling victim. In light of this trend, companies have realized the need for skilled cyber security experts, and are even ready to pay higher salaries to the right candidate. The ongoing skills gap in this field is being addressed by online training providers who offer comprehensive courses on cyber security and make the learners job-ready. 

    A cyber security course is a training program that teaches you the basics of cyber security so that you can start a career in this field. Moreover, it helps you prepare for the industry-recognized cyber security certifications that enhance your career prospects. If you are looking for a reliable Cyber Security Bootcamp, then you can rely on Simplilearn. We offer a range of valuable cyber security certifications online to help you grasp all the important concepts and become more employable. 

    Here are some of the best cyber security training courses available on our learning platform:

    • Post Graduate Program in Cyber Security - Featuring Modules from MIT SCC and EC-Council and masterclasses from MIT faculty
    • Cyber Security Expert Master’s Program - Over 160 hours of applied learning to help you gain security skills through industry-leading certification courses, including CompTIA Security+, CEH, CISM, CISSP and CCSP 
    • CEH (v11) Certified Ethical Hacker Course - Accredited by the prestigious EC-Council,  this course is aligned with the latest CEH v11 certification by EC-Council and will adequately prepare you to increase your blue team skills.
    • CISSP - Certified Information Systems Security Professional Course - Designed by industry experts, this comprehensive course takes you through all areas of IT security so you can become a strong information security professional and pass the CISSP certification exam.
    • CISA - Certified Information Systems Auditor Course - Through our cutting-edge curriculum, you will learn about the acquisition, development, testing, and implementation of information systems (IS) and learn the guidelines, standards, and best practices for protecting them.  
    • CCSP - Certified Cloud Security Professional Course - Explore this in-depth 50-hour course to gain the ability to design, manage, and safeguard data, applications, and infrastructure in the cloud using best practices, policies, and procedures established by the Cyber Security experts at (ISC)²
    • CISM - Certified Information Security Manager Course - Get a chance to learn from ISACA-accredited instructors and develop the skills to design, deploy, and manage security architecture for your organization. 

    Based on your learning needs, you can enroll in either a specific certification course or take up a Master’s or PGP training program if you want to get a 360-degree understanding of cyber security.  

  • Which is the best online cyber security training course?

    This Post Graduate Program in Cyber Security is your best option to learn all the cyber security skills that you will need to become a top expert in any industry.

    You can also opt for our individual courses to explore what career you might be interested in pursuing or to brush up your existing skill set and certifications by checking out our CEH v11, CISSP,  CompTIA Security+, CISA®, and CCSP courses.

  • Is coding required to take the cyber security course?

    Though an added advantage, coding experience is not necessary to take this cyber security course.

  • Why is cyber security training important?

    Cybersecurity is one of the top concerns of businesses today in any industry. From securing data to anticipating cyber attacks and placing enterprise-wide safeguards to prevent them, employers around the world are increasingly looking for qualified cybersecurity professionals to join them. Individuals with the right cyber security training can today establish themselves as in-demand experts and grab the best job opportunities in any organization in the world.

  • Is there any financial aid provided?

    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.
     

  • What are the objectives of a cyber security course?

    With a cutting-edge curriculum, this cyber security course helps you build a strong foundation of cyber security concepts — from the basics to advanced levels. You will learn about threat analysis, mitigation techniques, and ways to defend against cyberattacks by designing, engineering, and managing the overall security posture of an organization. Through real-world case studies, interactive quizzes, virtual labs, and industry projects, you will gain the practical skills you need to excel in this exploding field.

  • What certificate will I receive?

    Upon successful completion of this cyber security training program, you will be awarded a Post Graduate Program in Cyber Security Certification by Simplilearn, along with an industry-recognized certificate from Simplilearn for all of the courses on the learning path. Also, you would receive, executive program certification from MIT Schwarzman College of Computing and Certified Ethical Hacker Certificate from EC-Council 

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    Our teaching assistants are a dedicated team of subject matter experts here to help you get certified on your first attempt. They proactively engage students to assure they’re following the course path and to help enrich their learning experience, from class onboarding to project mentoring and job assistance.
     

  • Who are the instructors and how are they selected?

    Our highly qualified instructors are industry experts with years of relevant industry experience. Each of them has gone through a rigorous selection process that includes profile screening, technical evaluation, and a training demo before they are certified to train for us. We also ensure that only those trainers with a high alumni rating remain part of our faculty.
     

  • What is covered under the 24/7 support promise?

    We offer 24/7 support through email and calls. We have a dedicated team that provides on-demand assistance through our community forum. What’s more, you will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after completion of your cyber security certification course.

  • If I want to cancel my enrollment, can I get a refund?

    Yes, you can cancel your enrollment if necessary. We will refund the program price after deducting an administration fee. To learn more, please read our Refund Policy.


    * Disclaimer
    All programs are offered on a non-credit basis and are not transferable to a degree.
     

  • What is Cyber Security?

    Cyber security includes both the technologies and processes used to protect digital devices and networks from digital attacks, hacking attempts, and unauthorized access.

  • Which are the best foundation courses in cyber security for beginners?

    If you want to learn the fundamentals of cybersecurity, it is recommended that you start with the below course:

  • Which are the best advanced level courses in cybersecurity?

    Once you are done with the introductory cyber security courses, you may want to explore these advanced courses:

  • What does the cyber security job market look like?

    The cyber security job market is growing exponentially and isn’t expected to slow down any time soon. In fact, a study by Cybersecurity Ventures predicts that there will be more than 3.5 million unfilled cyber security jobs globally by 2021.

  • What are the top job titles in the field of cyber security?

    The top job titles in the field of cyber security are:

    • Information security analyst
    • Information security engineer
    • Network security engineer
    • Senior IT auditor
    • Information security manager
    • Chief Information Officer (CIO)
    • Security consultant
       

  • What is the average salary of a cyber security professional?

    The average salary of cyber security professionals is around $92,600.

  • Which are the top industries suitable for cyber security professionals?

    The top five industries hiring cyber security professionals are:

    • Information technology
    • Government
    • Banking and finance
    • Retail
    • Media and entertainment

  • Which are the top hiring companies for cyber security professionals?

    The top companies hiring cyber security professionals are:

    • IBM
    • Lockheed Martin Corp.
    • Facebook
    • Accenture
    • Cisco Systems
       

  • Is a cybersecurity certificate worth it?

    Yes. A certificate is in today’s professional world the most effective way for you to prove the possession of a skill. This is particularly true in cyber security and perhaps the only way for you to enter or advance in the domain. So, yes, a cyber security certificate is highly beneficial and part of most top job requirements in this field.

  • Is cybersecurity a good career?

    Cyber security is indeed one of the hottest job domains today. According to a study conducted by the Global Information Security Network Study, nearly 2 million open cybersecurity jobs will be created by 2022. Even when it comes to salaries, professions needing cyber security skills demand about 16 percent higher than similar non-security IT professions. So, yes, a cyber security career is a highly lucrative and in-demand one that is just in its nascency, and poised for exponential growth in the near future.

  • What kind of job can I get with a cybersecurity certificate?

    The Cyber security domain has seen drastic changes lately including the creation of newer job roles aligned with new business requirements and environmental changes. Some of the top job roles demanding cyber security skills include;

    • Cybersecurity Engineer
    • Penetration Tester
    • Malware Analyst
    • Computer Forensic Analyst
    • Security Architect
    • Chief Information Security Officer (CISO)

  • Which are some of the top online cybersecurity courses covered in this program?

    As part of this cyber security course, you will understand aspects of cyber security through multiple modules and gain certifications from Simplilearn, MIT Schwarzman College of Computing, and EC-Council. They include;

    • Design systems to secure applications, networks, & device
    • Build a hacker mindset and defend against future attacks (From EC-Council)
    • Design, engineer and manage the overall security posture of an organization
    • Cyber Security - Technology, Application, and Policy (From MIT SCC)
    • Simplilearn Post Graduate Certificate
    • Individual course completion certificate from Simplilearn
    • Certified Ethical Hacker Certificate from EC-Council
    • Executive Program Certification from MIT Schwarzman College of Computing
       

  • What are the five key principles of cyber security?

    The five major principles of cyber security include — confidentiality, integrity, availability, accountability, and auditability.

  • What is a cyber security bootcamp?

    A cyber security bootcamp is a rigorous training program designed to help beginners acquire the necessary skills in the following areas related to cyber security:

    • Network and security administration
    • Principles of computer science
    • Penetration testing
    • Vulnerability assessments
    • Data security

    Simplilearn also provides intermediate- and advanced-level cyber security bootcamps for more experienced IT professionals.
     

  • Why choose this cyber security bootcamp?

    Cyber security bootcamps help learners develop relevant skills and knowledge to meet current industry demands, helping you to boost your professional career. Bootcamps are fast-track programs that enrich your knowledge in a short time span. The reasons why you should opt for a cyber security bootcamp include:

    • Bootcamps allow you the flexibility to learn full-time or part-time through in-person, online or self-paced mode.
    • They consist of a rigorous curriculum that focuses only on topics of key importance.
    • Through this cyber security bootcamp, you get the chance to pursue a course that is tailored to today’s top cyber security issues and trends.
    • Learners get the opportunity to become acquainted with the latest cyber security tools and techniques used globally.
    • You will gain practical knowledge and expertise through hands-on projects.
    • Throughout this course, you will prepare to qualify for the certification, and also receive assistance in your job search, resume building, and establishing connections with potential employers.
    • Bootcamps are highly-affordable, costing much less than a university degree while offering almost the same education.

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