Become a Cybersecurity Project Manager

In the Cybersecurity Certificate Course you will learn how to become a cybersecurity project manager, including: what a cybersecurity project manager does, how to develop your skills to succeed in a cybersecurity project management career, how to get hired for a job and freelance as a project manager, and how to start your own project management business and get clients.

What Happens in the Cybersecurity Certificate Course

The Cybersecurity Certificate course is an online learning program with suggested readings from the textbook (IAP Career College Guide to Become a Cybersecurity Project Manager). This course is self-directed, which means you may study and complete assignments at times that are most convenient for you from the comfort of your own home.

This part-time Cybersecurity Certificate Course has a recommended completion date of 6 weeks from the start of the program, however, you may choose to complete the course in as little as 4 weeks or as long as 12 weeks, depending on your schedule.

The Cybersecurity Certificate Course has been created to allow you to complete it without any teaching assistance. However, if you have questions or need assistance, you can receive help from a Faculty Member throughout the 6 weeks of the course. Your Faculty Member is a valuable resource person who can provide you with personal teaching assistance to help you succeed in the course and advice to help you succeed in the career.

Course Topics

The Cybersecurity Certificate Course has been developed to meet high academic standards, ensuring that as a graduate you can display with pride the Cybersecurity Certificate you will earn from the International Association of Professions Career College.

How to Become a Cybersecurity Project Manager

In this course, you will learn how to become a cybersecurity project manager, including how to start your own project management business. Topics covered in the Cybersecurity Certificate Course include the following:

Introduction to Cybersecurity Project Management

  • The Cybersecurity Industry
  • A Career in Cybersecurity Project Management
  • Benefits of Being a Cybersecurity Project Manager

What a Cybersecurity Project Manager Does

  • Key Concepts in Cybersecurity
  • Common Cyber Attacks
  • Cybersecurity Project Management Methodologies and Tools
  • Project Development, Planning, and Execution
  • Performance Monitoring
  • Project Close and Post-Project Review

Developing Your Skills

  • Analytical Skills
  • Communication and Interpersonal Skills
  • Management Skills
  • Technical Skills
  • Ways to Learn Cybersecurity Project Management
  • How to Get Cybersecurity Project Management Experience

Getting Hired as a Cybersecurity Project Manager

  • Who Hires Cybersecurity Project Managers?
  • How to Find Job Openings
  • How to Find Freelance and Contract Work
  • Creating a Winning Resume and Cover Letter
  • Job Interviews
  • The Job Offer

Starting Your Own Cybersecurity Project Management Business

  • Setting Up a Freelance Business
  • Setting Up a Project Management Company
  • Creating a Business Plan
  • Legal and Financial Matters
  • Setting Your Fees and Getting Paid
  • Employing Others

Marketing Your Business

  • Choosing Your Target Markets
  • Marketing Tools
  • Marketing Techniques
  • Community Outreach

Working With Clients

  • Selling Your Services
  • Creating Proposals
  • Meeting with Prospective Clients
  • Client Contracts
  • Client Consultations

Information in the Cybersecurity Course is also relevant for individuals considering how to break into more technical cybersecurity careers down the road.

What Is Included in the Cybersecurity Certificate Course

This all-inclusive Cybersecurity Certificate Course package includes:

  • Registration for the Cybersecurity Certificate Course
  • Access to a Faculty Member to provide you with personal teaching assistance and career advice
  • (Optional) 2024 membership in the IAPO International Association of Professional Cybersecurity Project Managers for only $2.99 per month
  • Downloadable Cybersecurity Certificate personalized with your name and the seal of the International Association of Professions Career College which you may print
  • (Optional) Opportunity to order official certificates printed on fine linen paper and embossed with the gold seal of the college
  • Textbook: IAP Career College Guide to Become a Cybersecurity Project Manager (e-book edition)

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You can have all this for an incredible price. It can cost hundreds, or even thousands, of dollars to take other programs. (We found courses based on old editions of our guides with registration fees of up to $999 and more.) We are able to offer you online courses at a significantly lower cost to you because of our expertise from over 20 years of producing the leading online guides for non-traditional careers.

Our online certificate courses have previously been offered for a registration fee of $297 U.S. and include a textbook and professional membership – a total value of almost $377.

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About a Career as a Cybersecurity Project Manager

If you’ve been considering a career in cybersecurity, but have felt overwhelmed by the amount of technical education required to enter this booming industry, you are not alone! What you might not know is that there are exciting opportunities for people with leadership, interpersonal, and organizational skills to excel in cybersecurity. Welcome to Cybersecurity Project Management!

As a Cybersecurity Project Manager, you will have the opportunity to lead and learn from talented cybersecurity professionals. Using your leadership, organizational and interpersonal skills, you will ensure that cybersecurity projects are completed on time, within budget, and to a high quality.

Cybersecurity Project Managers average a six-figure salary (an annual average of $130,981.00 in the United States according to salaryexpert.com), and are respected professionals in a wide variety of industries. Virtually any organization that has an interest in protecting their digital assets and confidential information can benefit from the leadership of a cybersecurity project manager.

You might choose to work as a generalist, providing cybersecurity project management across a variety of industries and different types of projects. Or, you may choose to specialize in a particular industry leading cybersecurity projects in government, software development, financial services, non-profit, education, healthcare, or any other industry that interests you most.

You might even decide to enjoy the freedom and financial rewards of starting your own project management business, or to pursue a technical career in cybersecurity down the road. No matter your career goals, this course is a great place to start.

My experience with IAP Career College was exceptional! I loved how the courses get right to the main points and you learn so much in a short period of time.
Kari Miller, Ohsweken, Ontario

Why Get a Certificate?

How can you benefit with a certificate from the International Association of Professions Career College (IAP Career College)?

A certificate from the International Association of Professions Career College may give you:

  • Respect as a professional
  • A competitive advantage when marketing your services
  • A sense of achievement and confidence
  • A credential for your resume when applying for jobs
  • Assurance to clients of your professionalism
  • Evidence of your expertise
  • Higher earnings (according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in Certificates: A fast track to careers)

With the International Association of Professions Career College, you can earn a certificate online more quickly and affordably than many other educational options.

Why Choose IAP Career College?

The International Association of Professions Career College (also known as IAP Career College) aims to offer the finest in affordable online certificate programs for dream careers.

The textbooks for most of our courses were developed by our parent company, the leading online publisher of career guide books on how to get started in a dream career, with an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau.

Our guides have been used as textbooks for more than a decade, and you can find them in the career centers and library collections of many famed colleges and universities – from the University of Texas to the Fashion Institute of Technology – as well as in numerous public libraries in cities from Vancouver to New York.

It can cost hundreds, or even thousands, of dollars to take other certificate programs. When we discovered online courses based on old editions of our career guides costing over $1,000.00, we knew it was time to offer our own online certificate programs.

Now, the leader in online career guides for dream careers, along with a team of respected academics, have created online certificate programs through IAP Career College, allowing you to study and earn a certificate from the comfort of your own home.

Established online in 1999, the parent company of IAP Career College (known as FabJob) is an award-winning organization named “the #1 place to get published online” by Writer’s Digest. Our company and career guides have been featured in media ranging from ABC to Oprah’s newsletter and respected news sites ranging from CNN to the Wall Street Journal online.

We continue this tradition of excellence in online career education with the International Association of Professions Career College. Each of our career certificate programs has been developed to meet high academic standards, ensuring that as a graduate you can display with pride the certificate you will earn from the International Association of Professions Career College.

We invite you to learn more about the online certificate courses we offer you by visiting our Certificate Courses page. We are also happy to answer any of your questions to help you decide whether an online certificate course from the International Association of Professions Career College is right for you.

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  • How Much Money Do Cybersecurity Project Managers Make?
    Cybersecurity Project Managers average a six-figure salary (an annual average of $130,981 in the United States according to salaryexpert.com), and are respected professionals in a wide variety of industries. Virtually any organization that has an interest in protecting their digital assets and confidential information can benefit from the leadership of a cybersecurity project manager.
  • What Does a Cybersecurity Project Manager Do?
    As a Cybersecurity Project Manager, you will have the opportunity to lead and learn from talented cybersecurity professionals. Using your leadership, organizational and interpersonal skills, you will ensure that cybersecurity projects are completed on time, within budget, and to a high quality. You might choose to work as a generalist, providing cybersecurity project management across a variety of industries and different types of projects. Or, you may choose to specialize in a particular industry leading cybersecurity projects in government, software development, financial services, non-profit, education, healthcare, or any other industry that interests you most.
  • How Do I Become a Cybersecurity Project Manager?
    Earning a certificate as a cybersecurity project manager will equip you with the principles and techniques for becoming a professional cybersecurity project manager. A certificate also provides evidence of your expertise, assurance of your professionalism, an important credential for your resume, a competitive advantage when marketing your services and higher earnings (according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics).
  • What is the Cybersecurity Certificate Course?
    In IAP Career College’s part-time online Cybersecurity Certificate Course you will earn a certificate as a cybersecurity project manager and learn important principles and practical step-by-step techniques for getting started in a career as a professional cybersecurity project manager. This online course has a recommended completion date of 6 weeks, however it may be completed in as little as 4 weeks or as long as 12 weeks. The course has been created to allow you to complete it without any teaching assistance, however as a student you have access to Faculty Members to provide you with personal teaching assistance and career advice.
  • What is IAP Career College?
    The International Association of Professions Career College (IAP Career College) is a leading online career college offering affordable online certificate courses and professional certifications for non-traditional and "dream" careers. When you take a part-time online certificate course with IAP Career College, you can schedule your learning around your life - you can work at your own pace, at the best times for you and from the comfort of your own home. IAP Career College and affiliated company FabJob Inc (the leading online publisher of guide books on how to get started in a dream career) have served over half a million career changers on six continents since 1999.