A.A.S. Program Course List

Information Security

Information Security

A.A.S. Degree (O,T,W)

The curriculum addresses local, regional, and national workforce needs following the National Security Telecommunications and Information Systems Security standards. Students graduating with an associate degree in Information Security will be able to protect personal and networked computing devices from various kinds of cyber attacks. Building and maintaining secure networks, policies, and operating systems are key components to the curriculum.

CORE COURSES

Courses Credits
ENG 101 Crit Thinking & Acad Writing 3
ENG 102 Composition and Research 3
MAT 153 College Math and Statistics 4
PSY 121 General Psychology 3
SOC 111 Sociology 3

PROGRAM/MAJOR COURSES

Courses Credits
ISY 111 Ethics & the Information Age 2
ISY 143 Intro to Information Security 3
ISY 150 Introductory Scripting 4
ISY 201 Advanced Operating Systems 3
ISY 243 Information & Network Security 4
ISY 250 Network Def & Countermeasures 3
ISY 251 Hardening the Infrastructure 3
ISY 270 Computer Forensics 4
ISY 280 Advanced Security Topics 3

PROGRAM/MAJOR SUPPORT COURSES

Courses Credits
CIS 120 Intro to Programming 4
CIS 141 Operating Systems I 3
CNE 180 Computer Assmbly & Maintenance 4
CNE 192 Network Administration 4