Cybersecurity - Certificate
General College Admission
This cutting-edge certificate program is designed to provide theory and hands on experience in Cybersecurity, preparing the students for employment in a fast growing field. The program will provide the skills needed to recognize security attacks, block those attacks, and forensically acquire information from seized hardware in a state-of-the art classroom. The Cybersecurity program is ideal for an individual currently working in the Information Technology field, or has a working knowledge of IT, but this is not required. The successful student will be prepared to stand for various certification exams, including but not limited to: CompTIA Security+, Certified Ethical Hacker, and CompTIA Network+ Certificate.
Specific Admission Requirements for Program
- Criminal Background Check must be satsfactorily completed before students can enroll in any cybersecurity courses.
- Cybersecurity will deny eligibility for enrolling in a cybersecurity course if an applicant/student does not successfully pass the criminal background check.
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For more information, contact:
Lou Ann Timmons - (843) 349-5367
|First Semester - Fall, 1st Half||Credit Course||Semester
|Math Elective||MAT 101, MAT 102, MAT 110 or MAT 120||3|
|CPT 282||Information Systems Security||3|
|IST 201||CISCO Internetworking Concepts||3|
|IST 266||Internet and Firewall Security||3|
|Second Semester - Spring|
|IST 202||CISCO Router Configuration||3|
|IST 215||Health Information Networking||3|
|IST 268||Computer Forensics||3|
|IST 293||IT and Data Assurance I||3|
|Third Semester - Summer|
|IST 294||IT and Data Assurance II||3|
|Third Semester - Summer, 1st Half|
|IST 269||Digital Forensics||3|
|Third Semester - Summer, 2nd Half|
|CPT 208||Special Topics in Computer Technology||3|
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS