• Cybersecurity, Applied

  • Cybersecurity, Applied (Y100300)

    The content includes, but is not limited to, foundational knowledge and skills in computer and network security, security vulnerabilities, attack mechanisms and techniques, intrusion detection and prevention, cryptographic systems, system hardening, risk identification, incidence response, penetration testing, key management, access control, and recovery. Specialized courses focus on database security, planning and analysis, software, and web security.

    George Stone Technical College, as a Cisco Networking Academy, CompTIA Tech Career Academy, and IT Specialist Academy, includes course material to help prepare the student for the Cisco Certified Support Technician (CCST) Networking, Junior Cybersecurity Analyst, IT Specialist Network Security, IT Specialist Cybersecurity and/or CompTIA Security+ certification exams.

    Program content includes the following courses:

    OCPs Title Course # Hours
    Cybersecurity Associate
    Information Security Administrator
    Program Length:
    750 Hours





    George Stone Technical College has an open-enrollment policy. Provided there is seat availability in the desired class, the student may begin classes on the first Monday of each quarter.

    Fall Enrollment Dates Spring Enrollment Dates
    August 10, 2023
    January 8, 2024
    October 2, 2023 March 4, 2024

    Program Times

    Status Times Frequency
    Full time - Day
      8:00AM - 1:30PM
    Part Time - Day
    8:00AM - 10:30AM
    Part Time - Day
    11:00AM - 1:30PM
    Full Time - Evening
                       Not Available
    Part Time - Evening

    Program Costs

    Estimated for Florida Residents

    Tuition: $2250

    Books/Supplies: $350

    Total: $2660


    CompTIA Security+ Ascend Online Access Code (Purchased through link in Canvas to get Education rate)
    CompTIA Security+ Guide to Network Security Fundamentals, Author: Ascend Education
    ISBN: 978-0-578-65963-3 $129.00
    InfoSec Virtual Labs Online Access Codes (Purchased through link in Canvas to get Education rate)
    InfoSec learning Inc. Multiple virtual labs. $ 350.00
    Please see the Instructor to purchase these resources.

    Industry Salaries

    Salary Rate: $36,750 - $53,750

    Pensacola Average: $98,200

    State Average: $79,600

    National Average: $88,600

    Instructor Contact Information

    Phone: 850-941-6200 Ext. 201317 

    Email: EGiven@ecsdfl.us

    Location: Building 3, Room 317

    Office hours: Monday through Thursday 8AM - 3:15PM and Friday 8AM - 1:15PM

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