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  Oct 22, 2017
 
 
    
2016 - 2018 CNM Catalog, Volume 49

Computer Information Systems (Post Degree Certificate of Completion), Cyber Security Concentration


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School of Business & Information Technology (BIT)

The Cyber Security Concentration prepares students for employment in a variety of in-demand positions related to information security.  Upon successful completion of this program you will have learned the skills employers are seeking in information security positions.  Gain valuable knowledge and skills while preparing for industry recognized certifications.

In order to enroll in this program, the student needs to have an Associate degree or higher in a technical field such as Computer Networking, Systems Engineering, Information Systems. Department approval required. Students with prior experience are encouraged to meet with the BIT Academic Advisor for placement in the program.

Approximate Costs of this Educational Option

Financial Aid Considerations
 

Career Opportunities

Students will have met the requirements for the Information Systems Security (INFOSEC) Professional, NSTISSI No. 4011 and Risk Analysts, CNSSI No.4016 Entry Level upon successful completion of this program. The cyber-security field is one of the fastest growing segments in the Information Technology field, with career paths as security analyst, systems analyst and network security support specialist.

 

Program Proficiencies and/or Prerequisites


In order to enroll in this program, the student must have:

  • Associate degree or higher in a technical field, or
  • Department approval

Recommended Sequence of Courses


Post Degree Certificate of Completion in Computer Information Systems, Cyber Security Concentration 16 credit hours


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