Secure your data, secure your future
Technology plays an indispensable role in the lives of citizens across the Commonwealth. Whether at work or at home, citizens rely on the internet and other technologies in everyday life to get things done. While cybersecurity can seem intimidating, there are simple actions each citizen can do to protect themselves, and others, on-line, and become a cybersecurity hero!
Make cybersecurity a priority. We recommend you follow the cybersecurity best practices below to secure your information.
If you are looking for an exciting and rewarding career, cybersecurity could be for you. Cybersecurity is made up of people, process, and technology. While many roles are technical, there are also many that require more general, non-technical skills covering the “people” and “process” aspects, including roles in marketing and communications, project and program management, policy and governance, and more.
Cybersecurity professionals are in high demand, as the world continues to become more digital and interconnected. Cybersecurity offers:
- A variety of roles and challenges to suit your skills and interests;
- A chance to make a positive impact on society and your community;
- A competitive salary and growth opportunities; and
- A flexible and dynamic work environment.
Cybersecurity Degree Programs in Massachusetts
The MassCyberCenter has compiled a list of the degree programs for cybersecurity in Massachusetts. This list includes associate, bachelors, and graduate degrees, as well as certificate programs.
Cybersecurity Career Pathway
Cyberseek offers an interactive career pathway that shows key jobs within cybersecurity, common transition opportunities between them, and detailed information about the salaries, credentials, and skillsets associated with each role.
MassCyberCenter Jobs Board
Search hundreds of cybersecurity jobs across the Commonwealth’s cyber ecosystem by industry, location, and company.
NICE Cybersecurity Workforce Framework
The National Initiative for Cybersecurity Careers and Studies (NICCS) NICE Framework is a nationally focused resource to help employers develop their cybersecurity workforce. It provides a common language to speak about cyber roles and jobs and can be referenced by those who wish to define professional requirements in cybersecurity.