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Top Cybersecurity Challenges and Critical Need for More Professionals

The U.S. economy loses between $57 billion and $109 billion annually to malicious cyber activity, according to the White House Council of Economic Advisers. Just as alarming are results from a recent “Cyber Risk Index” (CRI) stating 80 percent of U.S. businesses expect a critical breach in 2019. Commissioned by Trend Micro and conducted by […]

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SMU Seeking Applicants for New Online Master’s in Cybersecurity

[Image: maxkabakov/iStockphoto] This article originally appeared in Dallas Innovates. https://dallasinnovates.com/smu-seeking-applicants-for-new-online-masters-in-cybersecurity/   The program, which launches in 2020, will offer 10 courses for 30 credit hours, and can be completed in less than two years.   Presented by SMU Professional and the Lyle School of Engineering, the classes will be taught by faculty members from the Lyle […]

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SMU PRO offers new opportunities to earn online master’s degrees

  SMU Professional and Online Program is offering new ways to earn degrees and certificates, both in the classroom and online. The program offers many different certificates, degrees, and courses to further the education of its participants. New degrees include online master’s degrees in cybersecurity and data science, but the program also offers certificate programs […]

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SMU Professional and Online Addresses Urgent Need for Cybersecurity Experts with New Online Master’s Degree

[SMU Professional and Online Addresses Urgent Need for Cybersecurity Experts with New Online Master’s Degree [/fusion_title][fusion_text] Cybersecurity Master’s degree to help fill 20,000 cyber-related jobs soon to be needed in Texas DALLAS (SMU) – Students may apply now for SMU’s new online Master’s degree in cybersecurity, which will launch in January 2020. Presented by SMU […]

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New SMU Professional and Online Program Enhances Career Advancements for Professionals

New SMU Professional and Online Program Enhances Career Advancements for Professionals   SMU PRO offers degrees, certificates and short courses to help professionals boost expertise and earning power DALLAS (SMU) – At SMU, the new Professional and Online initiative helps professionals develop new skills and earn certificates and graduate degrees through a high-quality, virtual and in-person […]

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Why the SMU Paralegal Studies Program May Be Right for You

  Are you a legal assistant looking to expand your skills and knowledge? The SMU Paralegal Studies Certificate Program will give you that along with a solid foundation of the principles and practices inherent to the legal profession. The program is also an exceptional resource for those considering law school and for business owners, accountants […]

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Will Your Employer Pay for Continued Education?

  Has your plan to improve your career with continued education been derailed by cost? Or the fact that your employer doesn’t offer a tuition assistance program? Well, don’t throw in the towel just yet. Your employer may still be willing to cover the tuition fees. Here are some areas to consider before for approaching […]

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How to Find Time for Professional Education

  If you work full-time, it can be challenging to carve out the time to accomplish your professional goals, especially if you have a family. Depending on your responsibilities, it may seem all but impossible to squeeze anything else into your day, even if it’s something as important as improving your professional acumen and advancing […]

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SMU CAPE Introduces VA Certified Courses

  SMU CAPE is proud to honor our veterans by offering 11 courses which are covered by Veteran Benefits.  We know that transitioning back into civilian life can be challenging for current and former service members and their families, and we want to help. We’ve worked with the VA to offer you educational programs that […]

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Why Certificate Programs are So Important

In today’s professional landscape, it helps to have an edge over the competition. Whether you’re seeking a promotion or are on the hunt for a new job, certificates can give you the boost you need to grow or start your career. Let’s take a look at some of the benefits of earning a certificate from […]

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Take the First Step towards Earning Your CFP® Certificate

  An increased life expectancy rate and projected population growth have created a greater demand for Certified Financial Planners. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the employment rate for CFPs® is expected to increase by 15% through 2026, significantly outpacing the average for all other occupations. Other benefits of getting your CFP® certificate include: […]

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Why Taking a Management Course is Good for Your Career

  As a manager, your role has a direct impact on your company’s success, stagnancy or failure. To excel, you need a wide-ranging skill set that includes interpersonal, organizational, planning, financial, and decision-making skills. A great way to attain or improve these skills is to take a management course or management training program. SMU CAPE’s […]