Career Studies Certificate Programs of Study
Program Code: 221-732-15
All degree requirements are available through Distance Learning delivery methods.
Length: One-year program—Two semesters
Purpose: This program provides students with knowledge and training so they can implement defense, recognize unauthorized access and take action to minimize threats to their network and computing environment. Our program is designed to provide students with technical and problem solving expertise needed to actively protect assets connected to a network. Admission Requirements: Students must meet the general admission requirements established by the College.
Program Requirements: The course work of the Career Studies Certificate (CSC) in Cybersecurity is designed to be completed within two terms to provide expertise in security. The curriculum will prepare students for employment as network security specialists, internet security specialists, or similar security related employment fields. The CSC in Cyber Security also helps prepare students for the Comp TIA IT Fundamentals, A+, Network+, Security+, CASP, Certified Ethical Hacker (CE), CSA+, and GSEC GIAC Certified Perimeter Protection Analyst certification exams.
|Course Number||Course Title||Lecture Hours||Lab Hours||Course Credits|
|ITE 105||Careers and Cyber Ethics||2||0||2|
|BUS 106||Security Awareness for Managers||3||0||3|
|ITN 106||Microcomputer Operating Systems||3||0||3|
|ITN 107||Personal Computer Hardware and Troubleshooting||3||0||3|
|ITN 101||Introduction to Network Concepts||3||0||3|
Linux System Administration
|ITN 260||Network Security Basics||3||0||3|
|ITN 261||Network Attacks, Computer Crime and Hacking||3||0||3|
|ITN 262||Network Communication, Security and Authentication||3||0||3|
|ITN 266||Network Security Layers||3||0||3|
Total Minimum Credits for the Career Studies Certificate in Cybersecurity … 29