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2016-2017 College Catalog 
2016-2017 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Cyber Security (221-732-15) Career Studies Certificate

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Purpose: This career studies certificate in cyber security is designed as an enhanced competency module to provide expertise in network security. This curriculum prepares students to take the CompTIA Security+ and CompTIA Networking+  certification exams as a first step in working toward CISSP certification, which is recognized as the top level standard for cyber security practitioners.

Educational or Occupational Objectives: Entry-level jobs in cyber security include positions such as security operations center (SOC) technicians, digital forensic technicians, and cyber security analysts.

Admission Requirements: The following courses must be completed prior to admission into the Cyber Security program, ITN 109  or ITN 154  and ITN 155  or students may seek departmental approval.

Total Minimum Credits 24

1ENG elective must be selected from the following: ENG 115  or ENG 116 .
*IT courses must be taken within the last five years to apply to graduation.

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