Information Security

to Information Systems Management

An opportunity to gain an associate degree from Delaware Tech and a bachelor's degree from Wilmington University.

YOUR PATH TO A BACHELOR'S DEGREE

Delaware Tech has established agreements with four-year colleges and universities that connect Delaware Tech associate degree programs with bachelor's degree programs to create smooth transfer opportunities for you. These Connected Degree programs enable you to complete your associate degree and then transfer to a four-year degree program as a junior.

THE CONNECTED DEGREE 2 + 2 CURRICULUM

Delaware Tech's Information Security program addresses local, regional, and national workforce needs following the National Security Telecommunications and Information Systems Security standards. Students will learn how to build and maintain secure networks, diagnose and resolve vulnerabilities, implement security policies, and manage operating systems. Graduates will be prepared to protect personal and networked computing devices from various kinds of cyber attacks and will be qualified for entry-level positions such as computer network Technician, network specialist, computer support specialist, database administrator, and network administrator.

Wilmington University's Bachelor degree program in Information Systems Management (ISM) provides a solid knowledge foundation and a related and meaningful set of experiences to prepare professionals to become Information Technology leaders. Students who successfully complete the ISM program will possess a working command of current business processes and will understand the concepts of business intelligence, data warehousing and information technology applications and practices that can be applied in business, educational, and governmental organizations regardless of size.

VALUE FOR YOU

By completing your associate degree at Delaware Tech, you'll receive excellent instruction in small classes at a campus close to home. Delaware Tech's affordable tuition can reduce the overall cost of your college education, making the completion of your bachelor's degree more manageable.

MAKING THE CONNECTION

Refer to the Connected Degree curriculum (on the reverse side of this page) for the sequence of courses needed to complete this program. Call Delaware Tech and let us help you follow the path to your bachelor's degree.

CONNECTED DEGREE CURRICULUM

Suggested Course Sequence

ASSOCIATE DEGREE
Information Security

DELAWARE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE

BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Information Systems Management

WILMINGTON UNIVERSITY

Semester 1 CR
CIS 120 Intro to Programming 4
CIS 143 Intro to Information Security 3
CIS 111 Ethics and the Information Age 3
ENG 121 Composition 3
MAT 153 College Math & Statistics 4
  17
Semester 2
CEN 150 Computer Assembly/Maintenance or 4
ELC 132 Computer Service and Repair 4
CIS 146 Computer Networking I or 4
CIS 192 Network Tech & Administration 4
XXX XXX Social Science Elective 3
ELC 130 Digital Electronics I 4
ENG 122 Technical Writing/Communication 3
  18
Semester 3
ISY 150 Introductory Scripting 3
CIS 196 Computer Networking II or 4
CIS 197 Network Advanced Admin. 4
ISY 201 Advanced Operating Systems 3
CIS 243 Information & Network Security 4
XXX XXX Technical Elective 3/4
  17/18
Semester 4
CIS 270 Computer Forensics 4
ISY 250 Network Defense & Counter Measures 3
ISY 251 Hardening the Infrastructure 3
XXX XXX Social Science Elective 3
ISY 280 Advanced Security Topics 3
  16
Semester 5 CR
MAT 102 College Math II 3
BCS 206 Computer Applications for Business 3
BBM 201 Principles of Management 3
FIN 300 Applied Concepts in Accounting & Finance 3
  12
Semester 6
MAT 308 Inferential Statistics 3
ISM 300 Business Process Management 3
ISM 330 Business Intelligence 3
BBM 301 Organizational Behavior 3
  12
Semester 7
BBM 350 Introduction to E-Commerce 3
BMK 305 Marketing 3
MIS 320 Management Information Systems 3
BBM 320 Business Communications 3
ISM 350 Information Technology Policy & Strategy 3
  15
Semester 8
ISM 400 Systems Analysis and Design 3
ISM 410 Physical Design and Implementation with DBMS 3
ISM 420 Data Modeling and Warehousing 3
ISM 450 Project Management and Practice 3
ISM 455 Strategic Application of Information Technology 3
  15
Social Science Electives: CRJ101, ECO111, ECO122, POL111, PSY100, PSY121, SOC111

Technical Electives: CEN222, CEN223, CIS130, CIS250, CIS253

The Bachelor of Science program in Information Systems Management requires a minimum of 120 credits.
Course sequencing may vary by semester. See your advisor.
RDG 120, Critical Reading and Thinking, is a required DTCC course unless the student is exempt.
For more information contact:
Delaware Tech
Dover, DE: (302) 857-1836
Georgetown, DE: (302) 259-6490
Wilmington, DE: (302) 573-5475
Wilmington University
Dover, DE: (302) 734-2594
Georgetown, DE: (302) 856-5780
New Castle, DE: (877) 967-5464
This articulation agreement is subject to change based on Delaware Tech and senior institution curriculum changes. 06/2012