Cybersecurity and FinTech Certificate Student
College of Business

Undergraduate Certificate in Cybersecurity and FinTech

Stand Out in the Marketplace with the Cybersecurity and FinTech Certificate

Financial Technology (FinTech) is a growing force within the financial services industry that is rapidly changing the status quo. Residing entirely in cyberspace, the FinTech industry is vulnerable to cyberattacks resulting in financial fraud, as well as threats to homeland security. Gain the knowledge and tools to help your organization navigate the challenges of FinTech with WilmU’s innovative, 100% online Cybersecurity and FinTech certificate.

An Ahead-of-the-Curve Credential

Combining coursework from the Colleges of Business and Technology, this interdisciplinary certificate program provides a unique set of skills. You’ll explore facets of FinTech, including the nature of the disruption, the effect on payment systems, the role of machine learning and artificial intelligence, the regulatory framework, crypto assets (including Bitcoin), and Blockchain technology. In-depth tech coursework will then prepare you with an application-based knowledge of cybersecurity. Choose an accounting/finance or technology elective to round out the 21-credit program.

An Affordable, Online FinTech and Cybersecurity Certificate that Accommodates Your Schedule

WilmU's 100% online FinTech and Cybersecurity certificate program lets you advance your education while working full time, so you can continue to earn while you learn. Seven-week block courses ensure that even as a part-time student you can make quick progress toward completing your program.

Part of a Series of Stackable Credentials

Not only is this certificate a valuable standalone credential, but it can also be part of your personalized education path. Through Dual-Credit ADVANTAGE, you can incorporate coursework from this certificate program into a WilmU B.S. in Computer Science, with or without a Digital Forensics concentration. Completion of SEC 100, Introduction to Computer Hardware Operation, meets the requirements to qualify for CompTIA A+ certification, a credential required for help desk positions. Similarly, SEC 230, Introduction to Linux, prepares students for the CompTIA Linux+ certification.

Dual-Credit ADVANTAGE™ Program

Earn this Dual-Credit Certificate and apply the credits to a related WilmU degree program! Dual-Credit ADVANTAGE lets you earn multiple credentials simultaneously — accelerating your education goals and making your credits even more valuable. Learn more about WilmU's Dual-Credit ADVANTAGE™.

Why a WilmU Certificate?

Wilmington University certificate programs teach you the subject-specific knowledge you need to advance in your career or to simply explore a new field. Build skills that can give you greater opportunities in your evolving field today. Many WilmU certificate programs can be completed online or at several of our face-to-face locations!

Professionals Who Would Benefit From This Program

  • Financial Analyst
  • Product Manager
  • Quality Assurance Professional
  • IT Business Consultant
  • Banking Operations Specialist
  • Customer Support Analyst
  • Investment Analyst

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