IT Security Specialist Online Certification & Training Program | MedCerts

IT 5100

IT Security Specialist

Program

Today can be the first step toward your new career as an IT Security Specialist if you enroll in the MedCerts IT Security Specialist Online Certification & Training Program. Here you will learn to implement and monitor security on networks, applications, and operating systems, and how to respond quickly and effectively to security breaches. At MedCerts, the IT Security Specialist program is designed to help you prepare for the Security+ (SY0-401) exam administered by CompTIA.

Security+
Certifications
  • $30,000–$150,000
Estimated Salary
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Tuition

ONLY

$2,300

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About our payment options

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We have four options for paying for tuition. You can pay in full today, spread out payments, use employer tuition reimbursement or government aid programs like MyCAA and WIOA.

Pay in Full

0% APR

$2,300
One time payment

Government Aid

0% APR

$0
No payment required

4 Payments

0% APR

$575
Equal Payments

12 Payments

6% APR

$203
Equal Payments

Final pricing is given at time of purchase and may vary from the example pricing given above.

IT 5100

Program Details

Details

Courses

Duration

IT-5011

6 week(s)

MS-6000

1 week(s)

MS-6000

0 week(s)

Total Program Duration

12 week(s)

Completion

  • Assess security risks and identify potential threats to hardware, software, and physical location
  • Conduct risk mitigation for systems, hardware and peripherals
  • Implement best practices and procedures for host and OS hardening
  • Utilize best models for authentication, identity management, and access control
  • Implement disaster recovery procedures and security contingency plans

What’s included

    • Welcome package
    • Expert-led video based training
    • Coursebook (digital)
    • Textbook (printed)
    • Competency quizzes
    • National Certification exam fee

Requirements

    • Web browser with internet connection
    • Course registration
    • Course payment
    • High School Diploma or GED

Location

Fully online

Enrollment

Open for enrollment

Availability

Access is provided for 12 months

Creator

MedCerts Subject Matter Expert

Support

One-on-one mentoring through Student Support

Related Certifications

1 match

More about us, MedCerts

We’ve helped over 13,000 students get the qualifications they need to start a new career.

Fully online

Once enrolled, you’ll receive access to online textbooks, video instruction, workbooks, course schedules, and login details. All materials are online and available to access anytime. Each course details exactly the time and requirements needed to complete.

Flexible

You have access to the online video instruction and resources 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, allowing you to complete your course schedule anywhere and anytime in places with high speed internet access.

One-on-one

You will have a personalized one-on-one new student orientation. Throughout your enrollment, our certified Student Support Advisors are there to provide ongoing assistance with your subject matter inquiries.

Job placement support

After your certification, MedCerts works with you on resume writing, interview prep, and job finding support so you can find a job as quickly as possible. We have partnerships with staffing agencies and companies like Walgreens and CVS to get you to work sooner.

Exam fees covered

With the price of tuition, MedCerts covers the cost of the exams you need to take to receive your certification. Your first time taking the exam is fully covered by MedCerts.

Short-term

With programs as short as 12 weeks, you can be on your way to job certification faster than traditional schools or training programs. Job placement support will help you get a job as soon as possible.

A Valuable education

See How MedCerts Compares

A better future should be available for everyone. MedCerts training programs are some of the most competitively price ways to start a new career.

  MedCerts Community College Online College
Average Program Cost $4,000 $10,000–$12,000 $28,000–$56,000
Length of Study 12–36 weeks 2–4 years 2–4 years
Location All online Physical campus Online and on-campus
Access 24-hours Only during class hours Only during class hours

This table is provided for reference only. Actual pricing may vary. Pricing is based on full-cost tuition and fees for a Medical Assistant program or similar program before financial aid or other assistance at MedCerts, Oakland Community College, and Kaplan University. Values collected March 2018.

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Kansas

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I had nothing but great experiences with MedCerts! They were always very quick to answer any of my questions and gave me all the information I needed! I also loved that they do study sessions with you prior to taking your certification exam to make sure you know your stuff and you are ready!

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