The opportunity is massive in both Atlanta, Georgia and globally. According to research from cyberseek.org, in Georgia alone, there are currently over 22,800 open Cyber Security roles with a very low supply of people that are skilled to fill these positions.
Cyber Security talent gaps exists across the country. Companies are actively seeking Cyber Security professionals across all industries and sizes. This includes companies like Google, Microsoft, Equifax, Amazon and many more.
TOTAL JOB OPENINGS as of December 2022:
Students who complete the Emory Cyber Security curriculum will be prepared for entry-level jobs in Cyber Security.
Entry Level Cyber Security Analyst salaries currently range between $43,588 – to top performers making $137,702 annually across the United States.
As of February 22, 2023, the following is the average Entry-Level Cybersecurity Salary in the United States
A Cyber Security analyst is a trained cyber professional who specializes in network and IT infrastructure security. The Cyber Security analyst understands cyberattacks, malware, and the behavior of cybercriminals, and actively seeks to anticipate and prevent these attacks.
Spring 2023: March 18 – June 17, 2023
No class April 8, Easter Holiday
No class May 27, Memorial Day Holiday