Skip to main content

If you’re interested in a career in cybersecurity, BCIT offers a number of programs and courses to explore.

Computing programs

If you have a limited background in computing, and are interested in a program that ladders into the cybersecurity field, you can start with one of these BCIT Computing programs listed below.

Once you’ve earned a CIT or CST diploma, you may wish to ladder into a bachelor’s degree program with a specialization in network security.

Digital forensics and cybersecurity programs

If you already have a diploma, associate degree, bachelor’s degree, or two years of previous post-secondary study in a computing or IT field, these part-time options offered by BCIT Forensics may work for you.

Industrial network cybersecurity

BCIT part time studies

Check out our range of courses in Computing, and Forensics non-credit workshops.

The School of Energy offers a course in Cybersecurity Operations, as well as the Cybersecurity Analysis for Network Administrator Microcredential.

EC-Council partnership courses offer internationally recognized certification in cybersecurity in an online, self-paced format.

Research

To learn about areas of Cybersecurity research, or to collaborate with us, please email us.

“Outwit opponents, in a capture-the-flag kind of way”: Digital Forensics and Cybersecurity graduate James Black

“I’ve loved computers and technology all my life, I can’t remember a time when I haven’t been heavily involved with them, though they were largely kept as a hobby,” explains...

Read More

EC-Council partnership expands access to cybersecurity certification

“In this era of increasing cyber threats and attacks, there is a growing need for cybersecurity training among computer users, IT professionals, and organizations” -Jennifer Talman, Associate Dean BCIT Forensics...

Read More

How BCIT supported the jobs of tomorrow in 2021

For more than 55 years, BCIT has been at the forefront of industry trends and change. From our automotive division to the School of Computing and Academic Studies, our programs...

Read More

BCIT students support RCMP in developing Cyber Learning Resource Portal

In an ongoing effort to expand cybersecurity education across industries while providing applied, real-world experience to BCIT students, the BCIT Centre for Digital Transformation (C4DT) collaborated with the BC RCMP’s...

Read More

Thriving in cybersecurity software development: Two Computing grads check in

With cybersecurity continually grabbing headlines, employment in the field is growing and evolving. BCIT works to support this thriving domain by graduating students from a range of cybersecurity programs. We...

Read More

Newsletter

BCIT Tech It Out header white on blue background

Keep up to date with Tech It Out! BCIT’s quarterly newsletter.

Subscribe today