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    information technology - information security certificate

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      Program Number: 97-150-2
      School Year: 2018-2019
      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

      • $134.20 per credit (resident)
      • $201.30 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.

      Courses

      NumberTitleCrs
      Semester 1
      150-191Principles of Information Security3
      150-192Network Security Fundamentals3
      150-193Network Attacks and Firewalls3
      150-194Network Defense and Countermeasures3
      Total12
       

      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.