Cybersecurity and Networking Foundations

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This Career Studies Certificate leads to entry-level employment opportunities in the cybersecurity and networking fields.  This curriculum prepares students for introductory IT knowledge and skills and to recognize, prevent and defend against threats to information and information systems.  Students need to be introduced to the basic topics of operating systems, computer hardware, networking concepts, programming and cybersecurity core topics in order to be well prepared and successful in all areas of IT including cybersecurity and networking.

Career Studies Certificate
1 Year (2 Full-Time Semesters)

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Tuition and Funding Options

Tuition rates for this program are approximately one-third the cost of attending a four-year college or university in Virginia. Compare savings now!

An estimated $15.2 million dollars in grants, loans, work-study and scholarships are awarded to Lord Fairfax Community College students each year. We are committed to using all available funds to help you gain access to a college education.  

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