Additional Admissions Requirements

Minimum of two years of documented work experience in Computer Networking or related field.

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

This program is designed for IT professionals with some work experience in C/C#/C++ programming, computer networks, operating system design, algorithms and data structures, and computer organization. The Cyber-Security program teaches students how to design, implement, and maintain secure information infrastructures within an organization against hacking attacks and exploits.
*In-class attendance for this program is 12 hours per week. Part time sessions will result in longer completion time.
PROGRAM BREAKDOWN BY COURSECLOCK HOURS: Weeks
CYS 110 Operating System Security I363
CYS 120 Operating System Security II363
CYS 130 Network Defense and Countermeasures363
CYS 140 Incident Response and Disaster Recovery363
CYS 150 Legal Aspects of IT Security363
CYS 160 Ethical Hacking363
CYS 170 Intrusion Detection363
CYS 180 Network Security Management363
Total Program Clock Hours and Weeks28824

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Students that successfully complete the program will be able to:
  • Demonstrate fundamental knowledge and skills utilized in information systems and cyber-Security positions.
  • Assess security needs of computer and network systems.
  • Develop and interpret needs and computer and network safeguarding solutions.
  • Manage the implantation and maintenance of security devised, systems, procedures, and countermeasures.

Certification Goals

CompTIA Security + Exam (SYO-401), EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)

Class Schedule

Shift Start Date End Date
Evening October 2, 2017 February 14, 2018
DayOctober 23, 2017 January 24, 2018
DayFebruary 5, 2018 April 30, 2018
EveningFebruary 5, 2018 June 12, 2018
DayMay 14, 2018 August 7, 2018
EveningJune 18, 2018 October 25, 2018
DayAugust 20, 2018 November 12, 2018
EveningOctober 29, 2018 January 18, 2019
DayNovember 26, 2018 February 28, 2019
EveningMarch 11, 2019 July 16, 2019
DayMarch 18, 2019 June 10, 2019
DayJune 17, 2019 September 10, 2019
EveningJuly 29, 2019 December 3, 2019
DayOctober 9, 2019 January 15, 2020
Weekend TBD TBD