Navigation Links
Utica College’s New Cyber Operations Specialization Answers Vital Defense, Corporate Needs
Date:9/16/2013

UTICA, N.Y. (PRWEB) September 16, 2013

It’s a new battlefield. One of the greatest concerns for government, military, law enforcement and corporations in today’s digital world is security. “One thing is clear: cyber has escalated from an issue of moderate concern to one of the most serious threats to our national security,” said U.S. Army Gen. Marin E. Dempsey, Joint Chiefs of Staff. The threat of a major system hack can pose danger in many ways, including threatening health, welfare, physical and financial security.

Utica College is one of only a handful of colleges to offer a master’s program in specialized cybersecurity. The college recently added a third specialization option, cyber operations, for students in the master’s program to address the needs that are critical to intelligence, military, national defense, corporate and law enforcement organizations.

As the third specialization in UC’s graduate cybersecurity program, cyber operations tackles the social, legal and ethical issues of cyber operations and its key tactics, techniques and procedures. Students learn about ethical hacking, vulnerability assessment, and stealth and covert cyber operations tactics. Other specializations in the Utica College program include computer forensics and intelligence.

Joseph Giordano, UC Professor of Practice in Cybersecurity and Criminal Justice and the director of the cybersecurity program, said, “Cybersecurity is a top national priority. There is a serious need for new academic programs that address cyber operations to deter, detect, protect against and mitigate cyber attacks. The cyber threat is continually evolving and new ways of thinking about defense are needed. As a result, Utica College has forged a new academic specialization in cyber operations.”

The specialized cybersecurity program is offered online with residencies at Utica College, home to an internationally respected suite of economic crime and justice studies programs, where economic crime majors are taught by a remarkably accomplished professional faculty, using the industry's most current tools and techniques. Students have access to advanced technologies available in the college's state-of-the-art Economic Crime, Justice Studies and Cybersecurity facility.

Utica College, which has been a pioneer in economic crime and cyber programs, is home to the Economic Crime Institute, the Northeast Cyber Forensic Center, and the Center for Identity Management and Information Protection (CIMIP), which has garnered national attention for its landmark study of perpetrators of ID theft.

For more information about the Master of Science in Cybersecurity and its specializations, visit http://programs.online.utica.edu/programs/masters-cybersecurity.asp

About Utica College – Utica College, founded in 1946, is a comprehensive private institution offering bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. The College, located in upstate central New York, approximately 90 miles west of Albany and 50 miles east of Syracuse, currently enrolls over 4,000 students in 38 undergraduate majors, 29 minors, 20 graduate programs and a number of pre-professional and special programs.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/news2013-uti-online/new-cyber-specialization/prweb11112795.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Saudi Arabia Pharmaceutical Market Sales at US$7B by 2018 Forecasts a New Research Available at MarketReportsOnline.com
2. Lawsuit Alleges Takeda Pharmaceutical Co., Maker of Diabetes Drug Actos, Didn’t Warn of the Drug’s Risks Soon Enough; Parker Waichman LLP Responds
3. Global Pharmaceutical Packaging Market is Expected to Reach USD 73.04 Billion in 2018: Transparency Market Research
4. 67 Pharmaceutical Markets with 2013 Facts & Figures Reviewed in New Research Report at ReportsnReports.com
5. Drug Delivery Technology Pharmaceutical Market (Metered Dose Inhalers, Needle-Free Injectors) is Worth $224.2 Billion by 2017 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets
6. World Radiopharmaceuticals Market to Reach USD 5.5bn in 2017, According to M&M Report Available at MarketPublishers.com
7. Fertility Nutraceuticals, LLC Announces Release of OVOENERGEN™ CoQ10 Fertility Supplement for Women
8. Cosmeceuticals Market - New Industry Research Report is Now Available for Pre-Order at Transparency Market Research
9. Pharmaceutical Excipients Market Demand was 519.5 Kilo Tons in 2011 And is Expected to Reach 685.6 Kilo Tons in 2018 : Transparency Market Research
10. Global Cosmeceuticals Products Market (Topical, Injectable) 2017 Forecasts in a Research Report Available at ReportsnReports.com
11. Online Pharmaceutical Sales in Australia Industry Market Research Report Now Available From IBISWorld
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... ... Conventional wisdom preaches the benefits of moderation, whether it’s a matter of indulgence ... high can result in disappointment, perhaps even self-loathing. However, those who set the bar ... from PsychTests.com reveals that behind the tendency to set low expectations is ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... ... Those who have experienced traumatic events may suffer from a complex set of ... or alcohol abuse, as a coping mechanism. To avoid this pain and suffering, Serenity ... event. , Trauma sufferers tend to feel a range of emotions, from depression, guilt, ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... PASADENA, CA (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... Marcy was in a crisis. ... he would lash out at his family verbally and physically. , “When something upset him, ... table, he would use it. He would throw rocks at my other children and say ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Global law firm Greenberg ... Legal Elite. The attorneys chosen by their peers for this recognition are considered among ... Greenberg Traurig Shareholders received special honors as members of this year’s Legal Elite Hall ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Comfort Keepers® of San ... Society and the Road To Recovery® program to drive cancer patients to and from ... adults to ensure the highest quality of life and ongoing independence. Getting to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/23/2016)... DUBLIN , June 23, 2016 ... "Global MEMS Devices Medical Market Analysis 2016 - Forecast to ... The report contains up to date financial ... reliable analysis. Assessment of major trends with potential impact on ... dive analysis of market segmentation which comprises of sub markets, ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... and INDIANAPOLIS , June 23, ... a Lilly Diabetes Tomorrow,s Leaders Scholarship is any indication, ... winners, announced today online at www.diabetesscholars.org by ... 1 diabetes stand in the way of academic and ... the Foundation,s scholarship program since 2012, and continues to ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... 23, 2016 Research and Markets ... Volumes: Global Analysis (United States, China, Japan, Brazil, United ... to their offering. ... healthcare business planners, provides surgical procedure volume data in ... with an in-depth analysis of growth drivers and inhibitors, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: