Cybersecurity and Networking Career Pathway

Cybersecurity and Networking Career Pathway

The Networking Career Pathway, is one of the four pillars within the Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) California Career Technical Education (CTE) model. This pathway will introduce students to the foundational concepts of Informational Technology (IT), Computer Networking across systems, and the growing need for Cyber Security expertise. As the use and application of technology grows exponentially every year, the need for experienced professionals will continue to increase. The Cybersecurity/Networking Career Pathway courses are intended for students that have never considered a career in Information and Communication Technologies as well as those that are already actively interested.

What can students expect by participating in this program?

  • Equitable and accessible curriculum that will provide skills necessary for a successful careers

  • Better understanding and practice of Informational Technology (IT), Computer Networking and Cyber Security

  • Development of the necessary 21st Century Skills - critical thinking, communication, collaboration, creativity

  • Opportunity to earn college credit through our dual enrollment and articulated courses with Cabrillo College

  • Mentors and internships with leading ICT industry

  • Participation in cyber camp and coding events and competitions

  • Access to college and career fairs

  • Confidence in technology expertise and career readiness

We encourage all students to participate in cybersecurity and networking, or have a passion to expand their expertise.


Additional information concerning Information and Communication Technologies through Cabrillo College:
Interest in Information and Communication Technologies
Career descriptions
Salary examples
Cyber Security Education Programs