Algonquin College

Course Details

Advanced Diploma in Computer Systems Technology - Security

Course Description

This three-year Ontario College Advanced Diploma program prepares students to perform a critical role in securing the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of business critical data, transactions and network infrastructure. Students develop the theoretical knowledge and practical hands-on skills to assess, recommend, implement, and troubleshoot various advanced security solutions and countermeasures.

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Career outcomes

Graduates may find employment in a variety of domains in the private, industrial, governmental and service sectors such as: privately managed security firms; security audit/penetration consulting firms; law enforcement agencies (RCMP, OPP, local police forces) and associated security agencies (CSIS, CSE); information technology consulting firms; primary communications carriers and information service providers; and users of information networks, including government organizations; small, medium-sized and large business enterprises; public organizations (financial, healthcare).

Advanced Diploma in Computer Systems Technology - Security Algonquin College