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CISSP - Certified Information Systems Security Professional


The most-esteemed cybersecurity certification in the world. The CISSP recognizes information security leaders who understand cybersecurity strategy, as well as hands-on implementation. It shows you have the knowledge and experience to design, develop and manage the overall security posture of an organization. Are you ready to prove you’re an expert?

Ideal for: 

Experienced, high-achieving information security professionals

Why Pursue it: 

  • Career game-changer. The CISSP can catapult your career, leading to more credibility, better opportunities, higher pay and more.
  • Ongoing growth and learning. You’ll expand your skills, knowledge and network of experts, so you can stay on the forefront of your craft.
  • A mighty challenge. You love to push yourself. You’ll feel complete exhilaration when you pass our rigorous exam and join this elite community.

Experience Required: 

  • Candidates must have a minimum of five years cumulative, paid, full-time work experience in two or more of the eight domains of the CISSP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK)
  • Only a one-year experience exemption is granted for education