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Hernando Adult Education Office
801 N. Broad Street, Brooksville, FL, 34601



Cyber Security Associate

Employment Opportunities

  • Network Security Technician
  • Penetration Tester
  • Forensic Analyst
  • Crime Investigator
  • Information System Security Officer
  • Chief Information Security Officer
  • Systems Administrator
  • Information System Security Manager

Industry Certification
and License

  • CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+

Salary Information

  • Security Specialist
    A Security Specialist can be expected to make between $24,990 and $58,213 a year
  • Salary estimates are not guaranteed.

SunTech Business Office

4057 California St.
Brooksville, FL 34604



Course Description

Supply List

Course Calendar

Mission Statement

The mission of Suncoast Technical is to specialize in developing and promoting innovative programs for our students to meet the evolving needs of the community.

Program Description

Program Description This program provides students with the skills to analyze cyber security issues from a variety of perspectives, lead teams of cyber security professionals, and make strategic decisions to protect entities from cyber threats.

Program Structure

  • Cybersecurity Associate — 600 Hours (Required)
  • Information Security Manager — 150 Hours

Program Requirements

The State of Florida requires students to meet the basic skill level requirement prior to program completion.

The basic skills grade levels for this program are:

  • Math: 10
  • Language: 9
  • Reading: 9
  • Two years of hands-on work experience recommended but not required.
  • Uniform: Polo, long pants

Completion Requirements

A student must have passed all required courses in the program and satisfied all financial obligations before he or she is eligible to receive a certificate of completion for the program.


Tuition: $2.92 per program hour (750 Hours)

*Tuition and all fees are subject to change - refer to supply list for pricing


Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 4pm to 9pm (38 weeks)


Nature Coast Technical High School
4057 California Street, Brooksville, FL 34604

“The Hernando County School District prohibits any form of discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, marital status, age, genetic information, or disability in any of its programs, services or activities.”