INFORMATION SYSTEMS SECURITY CERTIFICATE: 242
Total Credits: 41
Catalog Editions 08-09 through 09-10
Name: Date: ID#
 
CURRICULUM REQUIREMENTS
COURSE
HRS
GRADE
 
CS110
3
 
 
NW127
3
 
 
NW151
3
 
 
NW173
4
 
 
NW203
3
 
 
NW245
3
 
 
NW246
3
 
 
NW252
3
 
 
NW253
3
 
 
NW254
3
 
NW261 or NW262
 
4
 
 
NW270
3
 
 
MG288
3
 
       
  Note: Overall GPA of 2.0 is required
      Total Credits:  
     
 

This career curriculum prepares student for entry-level careers in information systems security.  Intended for those already employed in computing or who have a computing background, the certificate emphasizes computer security and information assurance concepts augmented with current industry standard techniques.  Topics cover threats and vulnerabilities, prevention at the technical (hardware and software) and human levels, detection, response, and management aspects of security.  This program of study is built upon the National Security Telecommunications and Systems Security Instruction (NSTISSI) 4011 and provides the foundation for students to sit for the following industry-recognized certifications:  Network+, Security+, CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate), and SCNP (Security Certified Network Professional.)  If the student selects NW 140 as an elective, the student will also be prepared to sit for the A+ certification exam.

Last modified: July 2009
     
This document is for planning purposes ONLY and completion does not guarantee graduation.
See an advisor to submit an Application for Graduation the semester BEFORE you intend to graduate.
   
This certificate is a Career Program and may not readily transfer to four-year institutions
(except in special cases). Visit the transfer planning website for transfer information.
Site Contact: Anthony Solano