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Honours Bachelor of Technology - Informatics and Security (Co-op)

Seneca College - Newnham
Canada, Ontario, Toronto
Tuition fee CA$19,937 per year

The fees are for the 2023–2024 academic year and include tuition (CA$18,285), health insurance and ancillary charges.

The fees displayed are estimates only for two semesters and are subject to change.

Registration fee CA$390 one-time

The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$90) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).

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Accommodation fee CA$1,800 per month

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  • Including the cost of food, rent, transportation and other living expenses (varies depending on your living preferences).
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More information

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Overview

In this four-year honours bachelor’s degree, you will learn the critical knowledge and practical skills required for a successful career in information security. You will develop a comprehensive knowledge of vulnerability and threat assessment, risk management, data analysis and network and operating system infrastructure. This program focuses on practical applications that solve a variety of technological threats including hackers, malware and data breaches.

Skills

Throughout this program you will develop the following skills:

  • Internal and external security needs
  • Analysis and implementation of distributed computer systems
  • Understanding data communication principles and operation systems
  • Understanding security of infrastructure components
  • Design and implement secure information acquisition, transmission and storage practices
  • Analysis of project and system requirements
  • Deployment of security on a variety of platforms
  • Project planning and management
  • Research methodology
  • Technology planning and acquisition

Mandatory Degree Co-op

A work experience that includes at least one term in a formal work environment. In most cases the work term(s) is a paid position that is completed between two academic semesters and requires a minimum of 420 hours of work. Students must be in good standing and meet all identified requirements prior to participating in the work experience. The successful completion of the co-op work term(s) is required for graduation. Eligibility for participation does not guarantee that a work position will be secured. Additional fees are required for those participating in the mandatory co-op stream regardless of success in securing a work position.

Career opportunities

When you graduate from this program, these are the types of career options that you can explore:

  • Cyber security analyst
  • Security operations centre analyst
  • Compliance and controls analyst
  • Network and systems administrator
  • Infrastructure and cyber defence operations
  • Information security co-ordinator
  • Network security administrator
  • Information security analyst
  • Cybersecurity intelligence and analytics analyst
  • Information technology security analyst
  • Information security consultant
Apply Now! January 2024
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Jan 8, 2024
Apply Now! September 2024
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 3, 2024

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply Now! January 2024
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Jan 8, 2024
Apply Now! September 2024
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 3, 2024

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States