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Information Technology - Information Security Certificate

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Program Number: 97-150-2
School Year: 2017-2018
Certificate
Campus: Fond du Lac
FLEx Degree

Program Description

The Information Technology - Information Security Certificate addresses today’s needs in security policy development, implementation techniques, intrusion detection and prevention, vulnerabilities, encryption, authentication, compromised networks, and tools to address these topics. Students develop skills to recognize, prevent and respond to network attacks; identify intrusion methods; and use security tools.

Approximate Costs

  • $132.20 per credit (resident)
  • $198.30 per credit (out-of-state resident)
  • Online students are not charged out-of-state fees.
  • Please refer to the MPTC Student Handbook for additional enrollment fee information.

Career Opportunities

  • Internet Security Specialist
  • Computer Network Security Specialist

Admission Process

  • Submit the college admission application.   
  • Submit the $30 one-time fee.   
  • Meet with Academic Advisor to discuss order of courses and prerequisites (strongly encouraged).   

Please visit the Admissions page for general information.

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Courses

Number Title Crs
Term 1
150-191 Principles of Information Security 3
150-192 Network Security Fundamentals 3
150-193 Network Attacks and Firewalls 3
150-194 Network Defense and Countermeasures 3
Total 12
 

Academic Planner

Current students, please see your Advisor for your academic planner.

Transfer Opportunities

Check out the Credit Transfers page for more information.

Additional Information

*Enrollment may limit the campus availability or delivery of certain courses.

For co-curricular activities and opportunities related to this program/certificate, click here.