Computer Information Systems - Network Security Foundations, Short-Term Technical Certificate

Curriculum Code #6609

Effective May 2017

Division of Engineering, Business and Information Technologies

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 121MICROCOMPUTER APPLICATIONS I3
CISS 125OPERATING SYSTEM INTERFACES 13
CISS 145LOCAL AREA NETWORKS 14
CISS 155FUNDAMENTALS OF NETWORK SECURITY 13
CISS 251CYBER DEFENSE METHODS 13
CISS 252IT SECURITY CONCEPTS4
CMNW 120CYBER-FOREN CYBER CRIME THE LAW4
CMNW 121DATA COLLECTION ANALYSIS AND FORENSIC TOOLS4
SDEV 101COLLEGE 101 21
Total Hours29
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Indicates that this course has a prerequisite.

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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.

Program Contact(s):

Doug Huber
440-366-4785
dhuber@lorainccc.edu

For information about admissions, enrollment, transfer, graduation and other general questions, please contact your Advising and Counseling Team.