Information Technology - Information Security Certificate

Program Number: 97-150-2
School Year: 2015-2016
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

  • $128.40 per credit (resident)
  • $192.60 per credit (out-of-state resident)
  • *Online students are not charged out-of-state fees.

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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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

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Transfer Opportunities

Check out the Credit Transfers page for more information.

Additional Information

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

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