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information technology - information security certificate

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    Program Number: 97-150-2
    School Year: 2019-2020
    Certificate
    Campus: Fond du Lac
    This program is NOT eligible for financial aid
    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

    • $136.50 per credit (resident)
    • $204.75 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

    Visit the Admissions Page for details

    Courses

    Number Title Crs
    Semester 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
     

    Program Guide

    For additional information on program curriculum, prerequisites and general education course options, please contact your advisor.

    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.