Cybersecurity Certificates Program


The Computer Engineering program offers an 18-unit certificate program to students seeking career opportunities in cyber security. The program aligns with the nationally defined knowledge areas and prepares the students with well-grounded fundamentals to become a professional in cyber security.

Course Requirements                                                                   Unit

CMPE 130. Advanced Algorithm Design                                           3
CMPE 132. Information Security                                                     3
CMPE 138. Database Systems I                                                      3
CMPE 142. Operating Systems Design                                             3
CMPE 148. Computer Networks I                                                    3
SE 158B. Computer Network Management                                       3

Total Units:                                                                                 18

If you have any questions:

Please contact our coordinator for Cybersecurity Certificates, Professor Younghee Park.

Here are the requirement that you need to know.

1. You must be currently enrolled student at SJSU.
2. You need to finish the six core courses to apply for the cybersecurity certificate.
3. If you meet the requirement of the six core courses, you need to fill out the application form. Your application form will be reviewed by our department and we will notify you within several weeks.