PURPOSE: The Cyber Security Career Studies Certificate provides instruction in Information Security and prepares students to recognize and prevent threats to data, information systems, and to master techniques for defense against such attacks. The material presented in this certificate will help prepare students for the CompTIA Security Certification.
OCCUPATIONAL OBJECTIVES: Help Desk Specialist; Entry-Level Information Security Analyst: Entry-Level Cyber Security Specialist
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: General college curricular admission
PROGRAM NOTES: The Cyber Security Career Studies Certificate will fulfill the IT concentration electives in the Information Systems Technology Associate of Applied Science degree.
Students should check their advisement report in SIS and meet with their faculty advisor.
Students must obtain the grade of “C” or higher in IT courses taken for this CSC.
IT courses used for this program may not be more than 10 years old.
Credit for Prior Learning: Students in this program may be eligible for credit for prior learning. See an Information Systems Technology (IST) academic advisor for further information.