Cybersecurity Strategy

Curriculum & Schedule

10 May 11:30am-1:30pm ET
AI Week: Emerging Trends in Artificial Intelligence  
01 Jun 12-1pm ET
Professional Certificate in Cybersecurity Strategy Webinar  

During the Spring & Summer 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  Summer 2021Fall 2021
Making the Business Case for Cybersecurity
 
Section 001Status: Open
Format: Online
Jun 7 to Jun 20, 2021
 
Section 101Status: Open
Format: Online
Sep 27 to Oct 10, 2021
Required Summer 2021Fall 2021
Threats, Vulnerabilities and Social Engineering in Cybersecurity
 
Section 101Status: Open
Format: Online
Jun 21 to Jul 5, 2021
 
Section 101Status: Open
Format: Online
Oct 11 to Oct 24, 2021
Required Summer 2021Fall 2021
Technical Countermeasures and Risk Assessment
 
Section 101Status: Open
Format: Online
Jul 19 to Aug 1, 2021
 
Section 101Status: Open
Format: Online
Nov 8 to Nov 21, 2021
Required Summer 2021Fall 2021
Managing Security
 
Section 101Status: Open
Format: Online
Aug 2 to Aug 15, 2021
 
Section 101Status: Open
Format: Online
Nov 22 to Dec 5, 2021
Required Summer 2021Fall 2021
Leadership and Strategy in Cybersecurity
 
Section 101Status: Open
Format: Online
Jul 6 to Jul 18, 2021
 
Section 101Status: Open
Format: Online
Oct 25 to Nov 7, 2021
Required Summer 2021Fall 2021
Applied Cybersecurity & Crisis Management
 
Section 101Status: Open
Format: Online
Aug 16 to Aug 29, 2021
 
Section 101Status: Open
Format: Online
Dec 6 to Dec 19, 2021