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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Closed July 1-4 & Web Changes Underway
The college will be closed July 1 – 4 for the Independence Day Holiday.
While the college is closed, current students may continue to register online for summer and for fall classes by logging into the Student Information System in myTyler/myBrightpoint.
New students, who are ready to the apply to the college, are encouraged to visit our Get Started page, which provides guidance and a link to or online application.