Cybersecurity and Careers

NCSAM Week 4 - The Internet Wants YOU: Consider a Career in Cybersecurity

According to a study by the Center for Cyber Safety and Education, by 2022, there will be a shortage of 1.8 million information security workers. It is critical that today's students graduate ready to enter the workforce to fill the vast number of available cybersecurity positions.

  • Even if you don't choose a career in cybersecurity, your cyber decisions can impact which employers choose you! Did you know that 70% of employers research you on social networking sites (CareerBuilder, 2017)? Find out what they are looking for!
  • Have you considered researching privacy and data security? The Federal Trade Commission seeks presentations from students. More info is online.
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