there is a mass scramble by government agencies and businesses to find trained cyber security professionals to secure the nations infrastructure from both cyber criminals and nation states that wish nations harm.
Albuquerque, NM (PRWEB) March 18, 2015
With all the recent Cyber security breaches, in both civilian and government organizations, there is a mass scramble by government agencies and businesses to find trained cyber security professionals to secure the nations infrastructure from both cyber criminals and nation states that wish nations harm.
To assist with this massive shortage, EC-Council University (ECCU), a nationally accredited institution, is pleased to provide both intense hands on, real world training in the areas of penetration testing and computer forensic investigation; as well as extensive leadership courses, based on best practices of the major world corporation’s CISOs. Students may also receive prior learning work related credit for already achieved cyber security certifications, such as EC-Councils CEH or CHFI.
ECCU's Master of Security Science (MSS) program is a 36 credit hour, 100% online program and can be completed in as quickly as two years. This program offers in-depth instruction in the following disciplines: ethical hacking, network security, digital forensics, disaster recovery, penetration testing, and leadership.
The MSS program is open to everyone who meets the universities criteria and ECCU has available scholarships for qualified candidates
ECCU’s guiding principle is to offer and promote courses responsive to ever-changing global technologies in order to prepare students for the work place. Each course has specific learning objectives and outcomes that can be mapped directly to skills needed in today’s workforce. ECCU strongly believes in and abides by these core values: quality in education, excellence in teaching, direct connections in the cyber-security population, leaders in information assurance, and the students we serve.
About EC-Council University
EC-Council University (ECCU) is a division EC-Council International Limited known as EC-Council. EC-Council is an internationally recognized corporation, which specializes in the training and certification of information assurance professionals all over the world. EC-Council recently earned accreditation from the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) to meet the ANSI/ISO/IEC 1724 Personnel Certification Accreditation Standard for its Certified Ethical Hacker (CEHv8) certification.
*Tuition defined as per credit hour. Other fees (registration, technology, books, supplies) are not covered by the scholarships.