School Year: 2020-2021
Associate of Applied Science Degree
Campus: Fond du Lac, West Bend, Online
This program is eligible for financial aid
Become an expert in internet security and enter a complex and quickly-growing career field with the Information Technology - Cybersecurity Specialist program.
Cyberattacks are the fastest-growing crime in the U.S., and the complexity of these attacks is alarming. In response, organizations require internal resources to prevent these threats. The Information Technology - Cybersecurity Specialist program prepares students to work as cybersecurity specialists, whose main responsibility is to protect an organization's computer network and systems. They are also skilled at maintaining system security to prevent cyberattacks.
Graduates will protect data confidentiality, integrity and availability while learning ways to implement security mechanisms. Emphasis is placed on vigilant security awareness, identifying network threats and deploying appropriate incident responses. Curriculum is aligned with industry recognized standards and prepares students for certification in IT security.
|103-159||Computer Literacy - Microsoft Office||1|
|150-107||IT Fundamentals 1||3|
|150-108||IT Fundamentals 2||3|
|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|
|152-172||Web Site Security||3|
|801-136||English Composition 1||3|
|809-166||Introduction to Ethics: Theory and Application||3|
|809-1xx||Social Science Course||3|
|150-115||Emerging Innovations in Technology||3|
|150-126||Internet of Things||3|
|151-110||IT Cybersecurity Capstone||3|
|809-1xx||Behavioral Science Course||3|