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The University of Central Florida is a public research university located in metropolitan Orlando. According to U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 Best Colleges guide, UCF ranks among the nation’s 20 most innovative universities. The university confers almost 17,000 degrees each year and benefits from a diverse faculty and staff who create a welcoming environment and opportunities for all students to grow, learn, and succeed.
Our Cyber Defense Professional Certificate program uses an innovative, project-based approach to provide a rigorous, accelerated, cybersecurity education. UCF Cyber Defense Professional Certificate students gain real-life experience with immersive, hands-on Cyber Labs, career development services, and internship placement assistance.