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Applied Cybersecurity

Employment Opportunities

  • Network Security Technician
  • Penetration Tester
  • Forensic Analyst
  • Crime Investigator
  • Information System Security Officer
  • Chief Information Security Officer
  • Systems Administrator
  • Information System Security Manager

Industry Certification and License

  • CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+

Salary Information

  • Security Specialist $44,484 — $95,052
  • Salary estimates are not guaranteed.  

Main Campus Business Office

4057 California St.
Brooksville, FL 34604


Course Description
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Course Calendar

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Program Description

Program Description This program provides students with the skills to analyze cyber security issues from a variety of perspectives, lead teams of cyber security professionals, and make strategic decisions to protect entities from cyber threats.

Program Structure

  • Cybersecurity Associate — 600 Hours (Required)
  • Data Security Specialist — 150 Hours

Program Requirements

The State of Florida requires students to meet the basic skill level requirement prior to program completion.
The basic skills grade levels for this program are:
  • Math: 10
  • Language: 9
  • Reading: 9
  • Two years of hands-on work experience recommended but not required.
  • Suggested uniform: Polo, long pants

Completion Requirements

A student must have passed all required courses in the program and satisfied all financial obligations before he or she is eligible to receive a certificate of completion for the program.


In State Tuition: $2.44 per program hour (750 Hours)
Out of State Tuition: $9.32 per program hour (750 Hours)
*Tuition and all fees are subject to change - refer to supply list for pricing


Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 4pm to 9pm (38 weeks)


Nature Coast Technical High School
4057 California Street, Brooksville, FL 34604