The Information Security Network Administration Ontario College Graduate Certificate Program will provide students with key concepts of information security and provide them with the technical and practical job skills necessary to secure, protect and defend network infrastructure and an organization's valuable data assets.
This program will provide students with a broad understanding of security concepts, industry best practices for information security and key security concepts that will protect an organization against fraud, data breaches and other vulnerabilities. The Information Security Network Administration program is designed to prepare information security professionals with the ability to manage, provide policies, standards, procedures, guidelines, policy framework, assess and mitigate risk and integrate advanced security solutions.
This Lambton College program is licensed to and delivered by Queen's College (PDF), a licensed private career college in Mississauga, Ontario. Students that are registered at Lambton in Mississauga are students of a public college and as such, will receive full credit from Lambton College for all Lambton College courses completed at the Queen's College campus in Mississauga. Students who meet program graduation requirements will graduate with a credential from Lambton College.
An information technology or computer degree or diploma.The admissions process is competitive and meeting the minimum academic requirements does not guarantee admission.
English Language Requirements
IELTS (International English Language Testing Score) of 6.0
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IELTS of 5.5 + Completion of EAP-3106 (English for Academic Purposes) during first semester of study.
Passed Lambton Institute of English placement test
Meeting the minimum English requirements does not guarantee admission. Students with higher English proficiency scores will receive priority in the admission assessment process.
The growing internet security sector requires an in-dept understanding of cyber security issues, fundamental internet architecture and protocols. In addition to this, network security skills such as packet, vulnerability, exploit analysis, and cyber security research are also discussed. Graduates will develop highly marketable skills that are required in the burgeoning information security field.
For information about post-graduate work eligibility for international students, please review the Post-Graduate Work Permit Program information.