2019-2020 Catalog & Student Handbook 
    
    Nov 22, 2019  
2019-2020 Catalog & Student Handbook

Information Technology (C25590CS) Cyber Security Certificate


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The Cyber Security Certificate curriculum will expose students to current technologies used to provide secure transportation of information across networks.  Students will study network and security architecture and security administration.  Certificate recipients may enter the workforce in an entry level security position while recipients currently in the workforce may advance to first level security careers.

Program Curriculum


First Semester (Fall)


Class Hours 6 | Lab Hours 8 | Credit Hours 7


Second Semester (Spring)


Class Hours 6 | Lab Hours 7 | Credit Hours 9


Total Credit Hours 18


Awarding of Non-Course Credit


Students who hold a current certification listed below are eligible for non-course credit for the listed course. Please consult with your advisor and the Registrar before registering for or skipping any of the listed courses.

Potential Non-Course Credit
Certification Non-Course Credit Course
CompTIA A+ CTS 220  
CCENT NET 125  and NET 126  
CCNA NET 225  and NET 226  
MTA: Windows OS Fundamentals, MD-100: Windows 10, MD-101: Managing Modern Desktops NOS 130  
MTA: Windows Server Administration Fundamentals, MCSA: Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016 NOS 230  
MTA Security Fundamentals; CompTIA Security+ SEC 110  

 

Potential Certifications


Students who successfully complete the listed courses should be prepared for, and are eligible to attempt, the listed certification tests:

Potential Certifications
Upon Completion of Course Eligible for Certification Test
CTS 220   CompTIA A+
NET 125  and NET 126   CCENT
NET 225  and NET 226   CCNA
NOS 130   MTA: Windows OS Fundamentals, MD-100: Windows 10, MD-101: Managing Modern Desktops
NOS 230   MTA: Windows Server Administration Fundamentals, MCSA: Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016
SEC 110   MTA Security Fundamentals; CompTIA Security+

 

 

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