IT & Cybersecurity

Certificate Description

IT & Cybersecurity prepares students for successful job placement in the IT & Cybersecurity industry. Students learn these skills through computer simulations, hands-on labs, and employer-guided, industry-recognized curriculum which is competency-based. In addition, students will be prepared for industry certifications (such as TestOut, CompTia, Cisco, etc.) This program includes courses in system administration, network administration, cybersecurity and web technology. Students are encouraged to obtain IT industry certifications to increase their career outlook. 


  • Demonstrate understanding of IT & Cybersecurity principles and concepts by analyzing real-world scenarios and passing certifications
  • Develop and apply troubleshooting skills in hands-on assessments and projects
  • Show growth in professional development as it relates to communication skills, presentation methods, time management and organization through instructor observations, evaluations and industry-related internship.

Industry Certifications Available:

  • A+
  • Network+
  • Linux+
  • Security+
  • Server+
  • CCNA
  • CEH
  • and more!

IT Service Desk (Logan Campus Only)

Get real world experience servicing faculty, staff, and students’ personal machines and devices.

Certificate Courses

Additional Requirements

Complete IT Fundamentals (ITEC0995). This 30-hour course allows students the opportunity to develop a broader understanding of IT & Cybersecurity and determine if a career in this field is right for them.

This course is designed to help students prepare for the CompTIA IT Fundamentals certification if the student desires. Students must complete all components of this course at 80% or better to be eligible to enroll in IT & Cybersecurity.

• Set up a computer workstation running Windows and use basic software applications.
• Understand the functions and types of devices used within a computer system.
• Apply basic computer maintenance and support principles.
• Configure computers and mobile devices to connect to home networks and to the internet.
• Identify security issues affecting the use of computers and networks.

Students must attend a course orientation 8 am on the first class.
Students must attend 15 hours per week.
Open Lab Availability:
Mon – Thurs, 8 am – 9 pm.
Friday, 8 am – 4 pm.


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Employment Outlook
What is the difference between a job and a career?
The words career and job are very different. To be specific, a job is what you show up to for work; a career spans your lifetime and includes your education, training, professional memberships, and is something you love doing.

Bridgerland Technical College is open year round. Most programs are open-entry, open-exit, which means you can start the program at the first of every month as long as there is space available. Please contact SSA's for questions about this program, or check start dates.The first step is to fill out the application for Bridgerland Technical College Logan Campus Application or Brigham City Campus Application

Once the pre admission course IT Fundamentals (ITEC0995) has been successfully completed, students will work with the IT Department for a start date.

Estimated Tuition & Fees

$3,134 - this is an estimate.
Course fees may vary. Required course certification testing fees are included. Optional industry certification fees not included.

Pell Eligible: Yes

Estimated Monthly Payment:


Estimated Books & Supplies

Cost varies by specialization/electives chosen.
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Campus Locations

Logan Campus
Brigham City Campus

Quick Facts

Certificate Duration

900 Hours - 8-10 months

Hours per Week

30 hrs/wk (part-time options available)
minimum 15 hours per week

Certificate Availability

High School Students:
Arranged - varies by school

Adult Students:
Flexible Hours: Mon - Thur, 8 am - 9 pm and
Fri, 8 am - 4 pm. (Part-time options available.)

Flexible Hours: Mon - Thur, 8 am - 4 pm
(Part-time options available.)

Outcome Data

Reported Annually to the Accrediting Agency Council on Occupational Education

Logan Campus
Completion: 62%
Job Placement: 90%
Withdrawal: 38%

Brigham City Campus
Completion: 88%
Job Placement: 71%
Withdrawal: 12%

Outcome statistics are compiled annually based upon Training Outcome surveys conducted with students post-graduation. Data is gathered through coordination with the student, faculty, Student Services Office personnel, and licensing agencies.

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A Little About Bridgerland Technical College

The mission of the Bridgerland Technical College is to deliver competency-based, employer-guided career and technical education to both secondary and post-secondary students through traditional and technology-enhanced methodologies. This hands-on technical education provides occupational education, skills training, and workforce development to support the educational and economic development of the Bear River Region.


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Additional Information

HEERF I, II, and III Required Reporting


Contact Us

Logan Campus
1301 North 600 West
Logan, UT 84321

Toll-Free: 866-701-1100
Local: 435-753-6780
TDD: 800-346-4128
Fax: 435-752-2016


Brigham City Campus
325 West 1100 South
Brigham City, UT 84302

Main: 435-734-0614
Toll-Free: 800-827-0614
Fax: 435-734-0431

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