This one-year program prepares students for entry-level jobs in cyber security and networking and provides training for students already working in the field.
Students will study network security models and policies; network attacks, hacking, and protection measures; and how to communicate effectively in IT environments. Students will also participate in an internship, giving them hands-on experience in their field. This program is only offered online.
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This major is eligible for G3 tuition assistance for qualified students.
Jobs in this field include network analyst and cyber threat analyst.
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Spring Semester to Begin Remotely
Due to the current spread of COVID-19 in our area, the college’s spring semester classes will begin remotely. Through January 29, classes scheduled to meet on-campus will be held through Zoom. The college’s student services offices will also continue to offer remote services on the weekdays during this timeframe. Very limited staff will be on campus, and students are encouraged to access services remotely. Students needing assistance may contact the Help Hub. Learn more.