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Cybersecurity Degree at OCC

Earn a Degree in Computer Science with a Concentration in Cybersecurity!

Looking to be on the frontlines of cyber security? Now is the time to act — the demand for jobs in cyber security is currently double the available workforce. Ocean County College is ready to help you prepare for a career in this lucrative and rewarding field through its new online computer science program.

OCC’s new cyber security program allows you to pursue a profitable career in information security and can prepare you for transfer to a four-year university program. OCC offers face-to-face or online classes so you can complete courses at a pace and style that best fits your busy schedule. 

Get a real-world education and hands-on training from our qualified instructors who have years of industry experience with companies like Bell Labs. OCC’s online computer science program is ranked among the highest in the country, according to

Ready to start working towards your dream career in cyber security as Chief Security Officer, Security Analyst, Penetration Tester, Security Consultant, or in Computer Forensics or information security. Fill out the form to learn more about OCC’s cyber security program!

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Cybersecurity Seminar Series

Download the Cybersecurity Curriculum presentation.

Download Howard Israel’s presentation.

Download Dr. Cheryl Cooper’s presentation.

Download Karl Siil’s presentation.

Download Julian Cohen’s presentation.

Download Edward G. Amoroso’s presentation.

Download Charles Frick’s presentation.

Download Maddie Stone’s presentation.

Download Dan Walsh’s presentation.

OCC Expands Cybersecurity Program with New Courses

OCC’s Cybersecurity curriculum has adopted two new partnership courses. Each information security course is designed to prepare OCC students for valuable industry certifications.

CSIT 200 Information Security Fundamentals

    • CompTIA’s Security+ (SY0-601) course, delivered through CertMaster Learn™ System and includes lab exercises complemented by two lectures a week, using CompTIA presentation materials.

CSIT 240 Certified Ethical Hacking: Tools and Techniques

    EC Council’s Certified Ethical Hacker version 11 (CEHv11) course and has been fully integrated into OCC’s Canvas Learning Management System. It consists of two modules per week, including lectures, labs, reading assignments, student summary essays, discussion topic, a short quiz, and additional links and resources.

Learn more about our new cybersecurity courses.


Chief Security Officer
Security Analyst
Computer Forensics
Penetration Tester
Security Consultant

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