Computer Information Systems - Network Security Foundations, Short-Term Technical Certificate
Curriculum Code #6609
Effective May 2017
The short-term technical certificate in network security foundations provides the certificate holder knowledge in the broad range of skills and knowledge in network security. The completion of this certificate demonstrates knowledge of policy development, best practices, risk assessment, application of tools and known exploits. Students who complete this certificate are well-prepared to pursue any number of industry recognized certifications in IT security.
|CISS 121||MICROCOMPUTER APPLICATIONS I||3|
|CISS 125||OPERATING SYSTEM INTERFACES 1||3|
|CISS 145||LOCAL AREA NETWORKS 1||4|
|CISS 155||FUNDAMENTALS OF NETWORK SECURITY 1||3|
|CISS 251||CYBER DEFENSE METHODS 1||3|
|CISS 252||IT SECURITY CONCEPTS||4|
|CMNW 120||CYBER-FOREN CYBER CRIME THE LAW||4|
|CMNW 121||DATA COLLECTION ANALYSIS AND FORENSIC TOOLS||4|
|SDEV 101||COLLEGE 101 2||1|
Indicates that this course has a prerequisite.
A student must register for the orientation course when enrolling for more than six credit hours per semester OR any course that would result in an accumulation of 13 or more credit hours.
While completion of this certificate may aid in obtaining employment, many employers recommend the minimum completion of a computer information systems degree program to gain employment in an IT-related field.