Harford’s Cybersecurity degree program was recognized as a National Center of Academic Excellence by the National Security Agency in May 2012. It prepares students to enter the high demand field of information systems security as trained professionals who protect data and equipment from internal and external security threats. Students gain hands-on experience with the latest hardware and software.

Certification training is also available through Harford's Continuing Education division in Cybersecurity. Courses offered include preparation classes in A+, Network+, Fundamentals of Network Security (Security+)Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP).