Cybersecurity is one of the fastest growing fields in the nation. Cybersecurity Business Report projects a global shortfall of 1.5 million cybersecurity professionals by 2019. At Gwinnett Tech, you will learn the principles, tools and techniques required to keep computers and employers secure from disastrous hackers and attacks. With a degree, diploma or certificate from Gwinnett Tech, students learn to prevent internal attacks, apply encryption techniques, plan for disaster and incident recover and implement system testing.
This program is offered at Gwinnett Tech's Alpharetta-North Fulton and our Lawrenceville campuses.
Gwinnett Tech’s Cybersecurity program currently offers three HOPE Career Grants. HOPE Career Grants provide free tuition assistance toward educational costs for eligible students enrolled in an approved designated program of study. Students must be eligible for, and receiving, the HOPE Grant or Zell Miller Grant to be awarded the HOPE Career Grant. It provides assistance with educational costs that are not covered by the HOPE or Zell Miller Grants.
Take the first step towards a career in Cybersecurity and apply for next semester! Important dates and deadlines are listed to get you started and if you're looking for ways to pay for your education, explore our scholarships for this program. You can also learn about our faculty and clubs and organizations to join!