Cybersecurity Blog Posts

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What's The Difference Between Cybersecurity and Computer Forensics?

by Sonya Krakoff |  December 7, 2017

Two of today's most in-demand professions in the information security sector are cybersecurity and computer forensics - fields that, on the surface, might seem like they do the same work. However, while both share some significant commonalities, they're quite different in the scope and duties required of each. READ MORE >>

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How to Become a Cybersecurity Professional

by Sonya Krakoff |  October 24, 2017

Once you've determined that a cybersecurity career is the right fit for your interests and skills, it's time to get started in your new field. Here are the steps you'll need to take to become a cybersecurity professional. READ MORE >>

Kathleen Hyde, CPS Cybersecurity Program Director

Faculty Profile: Kathleen Hyde, Cybersecurity Program Director

by Sonya Krakoff |  October 18, 2017

Meet Kathleen Hyde, Champlain College Online's new Program Director for our cybersecurity programs, and get her perspective on the fast-growing cybersecurity field. READ MORE >>

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Is Cybersecurity the Right Field for You?

by Sonya Krakoff |  October 11, 2017

If you're intrigued by the idea of transitioning to a new career in cyber security, you might be curious about what these jobs entail, and whether they might be a good fit for your skills and interests. Here are some of the factors to consider when determining if cybersecurity is the right field for you. READ MORE >>

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The Top 5 Reasons You Should Consider a Career in Cybersecurity

by Sonya Krakoff |  October 5, 2017

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month, an annual campaign dedicated to raising awareness of the importance of cybersecurity. With this field in the spotlight, you might be wondering what cybersecurity entails--and whether it might be the right fit for the next step in your career.  READ MORE >>

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What to Look for in a B.S. in Cybersecurity Degree Program

by Sonya Krakoff |  September 13, 2017

In today's digital world, cybersecurity professionals are in high demand. One of the best ways to get started in this growing industry is to pursue a degree - here's what to look for in a B.S. in Cybersecurity degree program.  READ MORE >>