Cyber Security Analysis Certificate Online

The online undergraduate Cyber Security Analysis Certificate provides the foundational knowledge and skills necessary to assume entry-level positions in cyber security. The certificate provides a detailed understanding of security vulnerabilities, attacks, threats, and mitigation solutions in the context of today’s cyber and information technology networks.

  • Schedule & Format

    • Part Time
    • Online
    • 18 Undergraduate Credits / 6 Courses
    On average, students take two courses a term, including the summer, to complete the certificate in 12 months. 

    Annual Course Schedule

  • Available Online

    When you enroll in an online course, you'll find support and collaboration every step of the way. Our goal is to deliver an exceptional student experience wherever you are.

    Learning Online

  • Admission Requirements

    Individuals with a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent are invited to apply. 


    Fall: July 1
    Spring: November 1
    Summer: April 1

    We will begin accepting applications on April 2, 2019.

    Admission Details

  • Tuition

    Estimated Cost of Certificate
    In State / Out of State: $7,740

    Additional fees may apply, including course materials. Tuition rates are adjusted annually.

    This program is not eligible for financial aid.  

    Eligible for Active Duty Military Rate of $250 per credit hour (in state and out of state)

    Tuition Details

Who Should Enroll?

The Cyber Security Analysis Certificate provides essential training for career changers, liberal arts graduates, and other professionals seeking entry-level positions in cyber security. It is ideal for:
  • individuals seeking entry-level career opportunities in cyber security
  • individuals working in IT or cyber security who are seeking career advancement
  • individuals working in IT or cyber security who need to keep their skills up to date or meet professional requirements
Courses are mapped to the National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework, as part of the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Careers and Studies

Angela Orebaugh epitomizes the School’s commitment to select certificate faculty members who combine impressive work resumes with expertise in the classroom.

Meet Our Faculty

Angela Orebaugh

Angela Orebaugh

I was looking to make a transition that reflected my evolving interests. The School gave me a great opportunity to do that.

Student Stories

Our students and alumni can tell you about the impact our degrees and certificates have had on their lives and careers.
Justin Chik

Justin Chik

Builds career in cyber security

Justin Chik knew that UVA would offer the high-quality education that he wanted to expand his skills in Cyber Security Management. Instructors in the online program provided timely and relevant material, with expert guest speakers and hands-on experiences.