An international, vendor-neutral certification that demonstrates competency in:
Compliance and Operational Security Threats and Vulnerabilities
Application, Data and Host Security
Access Control and Identify Management
Make your career in the growing Cybersecurity industry
New COHORT coming Fall 2019
Applied CyberSecurity prepares students for employment and/or specialized training in the Information Technology (IT) industry. This program of study focuses on broad, transferable skills and stresses understanding and demonstration of security and networking technologies. Applied CyberSecurity is a post-secondary offering. Post-secondary students must complete 750 hours in order to complete the program.
Security+ is government approved
CompTIA Security+ meets the ISO 17024 standard and is approved by U.S. Department of Defense to fulfill Directive 8570.01-M requirements. It is compliant with government regulations under the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA).
Security+ is globally recognized
CompTIA Security+ is a globally recognized credential with certified professionals working in over 147 countries throughout the world.
Security+ provides substantial earnings potential
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Security Specialists, Administrators and Managers earn over $86,000 per year.
Security+ is industry supported
Security+ is developed and maintained by leading IT experts. Content for the exams stems from a combination of industry-wide survey feedback and contributions from our team of subject matter experts. Learn more about the people behind the CompTIA Security+ Advisory Committee.
Fees and Tuition
OCP: A / Course: CTS0018
Title: Cybersecurity Associate
Length: 600 hours
OCP: B / Course: CTS0019
Title: Information Security Manager
Length: 150 hours
OCP: B / Course: CTS0085
Title: Web Security Specialist
Length: 150 hours
Estimated Program Costs:
Total Tuition & Fee Detail
$2,190.00 - Applied Cybersecurity
Florida Resident Tuition ($2.92 x 750 hours)
$700.00 - Lab Fees (Per Semester)
$50.00 - Registration Fees
$3,440.00 Tuition Fees Total for program
Textbook Estimated Cost:
$37.00 (Full Textbook listing in front office)
Advisory Council Members
Randall Brazelton Evolve - Tyonek Native Corporation
Rich Pruitt Dynamic Software Solutions
Dustin Keith OCSD Information Systems
Barry Boutwell Telaforce
John DiGiacomo SBDC
Robert Foster Venture Hive