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Internet Security Specialists

Education and Training Requirements

High School

If you are a high school student and think you want to get into the Internet security industry, first and foremost you need to take computer science/programming classes. Don't just book learn, however. Hands-on experience is key and probably is what will get you your first job. Spend time in the school computer lab, learn how computers work, and dabble with the latest technologies. Look for volunteer opportunities with clubs or other organizations you belong to.

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