03 Dec 12-12:45pm ET
Knowledge @ Noon: A New Career in the New Year  

Curriculum & Schedule

During the Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 semesters, professional development and certificate classes will be offered in two formats: Flex Learning and Online. Flex Learning classes are taught in real-time by Georgetown instructors using Zoom video conferencing. Online classes are taught using Canvas, our learning management system, and can be completed at your own pace. Both formats are designed to provide our professional learners with a high-quality, engaging educational experience. For more information on which format is best for you, please contact Program Support at pdcprograms@georgetown.edu.

You must successfully complete the six required courses, for a total of 10.8 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) or 108.0 contact hours. All six courses must be completed within a two-year period.

  1. Making the Business Case for Cybersecurity (Required; 1.8 CEUs)
  2. Threats, Vulnerabilities and Social Engineering (Required; 1.8 CEUs)
  3. Technical Countermeasure and Risk Assessment (Required; 1.8 CEUs)
  4. Managing Security (Required; 1.8 CEUs)
  5. Leadership and Strategy in Cybersecurity (Required; 1.8 CEUs)
  6. Applied Cybersecurity & Crisis Management (Required; 1.8 CEUs)

Course Schedule

Course Name Semester and Section
Required Courses  Fall 2020Spring 2021
Making the Business Case for Cybersecurity
   
Section 101Status: Open
Format: Online
Feb 1 to Feb 14, 2021
Required Fall 2020Spring 2021
Threats, Vulnerabilities and Social Engineering in Cybersecurity
   
Section 101Status: Open
Format: Online
Feb 15 to Feb 28, 2021
Required Fall 2020Spring 2021
Leadership and Strategy in Cybersecurity
   
Section 101Status: Open
Format: Online
Mar 29 to Apr 11, 2021
Required Fall 2020Spring 2021
Technical Countermeasures and Risk Assessment
   
Section 101Status: Open
Format: Online
Mar 1 to Mar 14, 2021
Required Fall 2020Spring 2021
Managing Security
   
Section 101Status: Open
Format: Online
Mar 15 to Mar 28, 2021
Required Fall 2020Spring 2021
Applied Cybersecurity & Crisis Management
 
Section 101Status: Open
Format: Online
Dec 7 to Dec 18, 2020
 
Section 101Status: Open
Format: Online
Apr 12 to Apr 25, 2021