It’s time for cybersecurity degree programs to get more hands-on
“Forget what you learned in college” is one of the most common things a recent graduate hears during their onboarding as they finally get to put their newfound knowledge—the one they’re now apparently required to forget—to use. This process is not always smooth, needless to say. Be it soft or practical skills, there is never a lack of articles and surveys revealing the discontent among employers feeling that graduates are ill-equipped for the job. Cybersecurity is not exempt from the trend, and woefully so, because demand for cyber talent is soaring, and the cost of not having solid defenses is on the rise as well.
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