Cybersecurity center for IT professional decorative

Cybersecurity center for IT professionals


You’re full speed ahead on your cybersecurity career, so we’ve created this cybersecurity hub for IT professionals to help you stay informed and move forward.

Cybersecurity career insights and expert profiles

Read up on information security career advice and learn about the many aspects of the profession or learn more about the outcomes of Capella’s cybersecurity programs in the career exploration guide.

10 Resources for Women in Technology

Women in IT can help each other through professional organizations, continued education, mentorships and more. Get started making connections with this list. Read the blog post »

9 Ways IT Professionals Save the Day

From cybersecurity to fixing plain old user errors – take a moment to appreciate the ways IT pros contribute to the everyday success of an organization. Read the blog post » 

Skills-focused faculty

At Capella, it’s all about learning the skills to help you advance your career. That’s why our academic team is focused on developing a curriculum that follows trends and shifts in the IT industry to design our coursework – teaching you skills that help support your success.

Melissa Zgola is the Academic Program Director for the school of technology. Other key faculty members include the following Dr. James Barker, Dr. Rhonda Chicone, Dr. Susan Ferebee, Dr. John Grillo, Dr. Steve Helwig Dr. Travis Paakki, Dr. David Teneyuca, and Dr. Brian Scavotto. Learn more about Capella’s commitment our cybersecurity learners through our partnership with the School of Business, Technology and Health Care Administration Advisory Board.

Cybersecurity news and events

Stay up to date on conferences, seminars and trends that can help reinforce and grow your expertise in your cybersecurity career.

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Accredited and recognized

Capella University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Accreditation and recognitions provide evidence that we meet standards for quality of faculty, curriculum, learner services, and fiscal stability.

See all our accreditations and recognitions.

Capella cybersecurity specializations

More cybersecurity education resources

Take advantage of resources that can help you prepare for the next step in your education and career. For questions regarding this page, please contact Melissa Zgola at [email protected]

Industry resources

Stay on top of cybersecurity trends, jobs, skills and organizations with this list of IT resources.

In-demand skills

Learn what you need to advance your career and acquire in-demand skills with courses that follow IT industry trends. Learn more about IT programs at Capella.

Why Capella

Our founders recognized that technology had the potential to provide a quality education for ambitious adult students. Get the details about online education at Capella.

Ready for the next step?

Learning online doesn't mean going it alone. Help is here. From faculty, coaches, advisors and more. Plus a supportive community of students who are as passionate about their careers as you are about yours.