Cybersecurity Certificate – IS81

(Embedded in CyberSecurity Diploma and Degree)

Program Description:

The Cybersecurity certificate is designed to give students the knowledge they need to understand and maintain computer information systems security.

Entrance date: Each semester

Program admission requirements:

Minimum Test Scores

ACCUPLACER – Sentence Skills60COMPASS – Writing32
Reading Comp.55Reading 70
Arithmetic34Math26

High School diploma or equivalent required for admission.

Credits required for graduation: 26

Cybersecurity Certificate Curriculum Essential Courses

Courses 26 credits

CIST 1601Information Security Fundamentals

3

CIST 2601Implementing Operating Systems Security

4

CIST 2611Network Defense and Countermeasures

4

CIST 1602Security Policies and Procedures

3

CIST 2602Network Security

4

CIST 2612Computer Forensics

4

CIST 2613Ethical Hacking and Penetration Testing

4