Purpose: This career studies certificate in Cybersecurity is designed as an enhanced competency module to provide expertise in security to networking specialists.
Occupational Objectives: Network security specialists or Internet security specialists. This career studies certificate also helps prepare students for the Security+ and the CISSP certification exams.
Admission Requirements: In addition to the admission requirements established for the College, all entering students will be required to take placement tests in math, writing, and reading to aid in placing students in the appropriate courses. Students with deficiencies must successfully complete appropriate developmental course work prior to taking the courses listed below. Students are urged to consult with counselors or faculty advisors in planning their programs. Students seeking a Cybersecurity certificate should discuss their needs with an IST advisor before registering.