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Career Area: Information Technology
Associate Degree
Program Number: 10-151-2
Offered Completely Online
Approximately 2 Years to Complete
This is based on full-time enrollment. Actual time to completion may vary based on the availability of courses a college offers and the number of credits the student takes in any given time period.
Credit Program
Most credit programs are eligible for financial aid, while most non-credit certificates provide valuable work-related skills on a short timeline. Check with the college offering the program to determine if it is eligible for financial aid.
Average Annual Tuition: $4303.5
This is based on one year of full-time enrollment for in-state students. WTCS tuition is set by the Wisconsin Technical College System Board in March for the following year. It does not include books, materials or program/college-related fees.

IT - Cybersecurity Specialist (Security Technologist) Careers

Recent Wisconsin job postings for this degree:

IT Security Specialist
Security Analyst
Information Technology Specialist
Information Security Analyst
Cybersecurity Specialist

Average Median Wage

$42400

IT - Cybersecurity Specialist (Security Technologist) Programs

If you’re a hands-on learner who wants to help strategize how to protect information and data from network attacks, identity theft and data breaches in today’s digital world, get started with an IT-Cybersecurity Specialist associate degree. Gain your foothold toward a rewarding career with significant earning potential, and you’ll develop the skills needed to design, test, implement and monitor security measures for any company’s network.

  • Gain hands-on experience troubleshooting and problem-solving by learning outside-the-box network and data security from seasoned professional instructors.
  • State-of-the-art facilities and cutting-edge technology, NetLab and virtual lab systems available with convenient 24/7 online access, help you practice the skills you’ll need to succeed on the job.
  • Gain proven career skills with a curriculum designed to meet criteria set by the National Institute of Standards and Technology and needs identified by area employers and professionals.
  • Flexible course scheduling includes convenient evening options and many general education and elective courses offered online, so you can accomplish your learning and career goals without having to make major adjustments to your schedule.