Information Systems Security– A25270

Information Systems Security covers a broad expanse of technology concepts. This curriculum provides individuals with the skills required to implement effective and comprehensive information security controls.

Course work includes networking technologies, operating systems administration, information policy, intrusion detection, security administration, and industry best practices to protect data communications.

Graduates should be prepared for employment as security administrators. Additionally, they will acquire the skills that allow them to pursue security and networking certifications.

Information Systems Security Checksheet

General Education Courses
COM 110 Introduction to Communications
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry
HUM 115 Critical Thinking
MAT 143 Quantitative Literacy
PSY 150 General Psychology

Major Core Courses
CIS 110 Introduction to Computers
CIS 115 Intra. to Programming and Logic
CTS 115 Info Systems Business Concepts
DBA 110 Database Concepts
NET 125 Networking Basics
NET 126 Routing Basics
NOS 110 Operating System Concepts
NOS 130 Windows Single User
SEC 110 Security Concepts
SEC 150 Secure Communications
SEC 160 Secure Admin I
SEC 210 Intrusion Detection
SEC 220 Defense-in-Depth
SEC 289 Security Capstone Project

Other Major Courses
CTS 120 Hardware/Software Support
NET 225 Routing and Switching I
NET 226 Routing and Switching II
NOS 120 Linux/UNIX Single User
NOS 230 Windows Admin I
WBL 111 Work-Based Learning I

Other Required Courses
ACA 115 Success and Study Skills

Total Semester Hour Credits for Diploma 74

Vendor Certifications:

To prepare for the MOS (Microsoft Office Specialist – Access) Certification, take the following
course:

  • DBA 110 Database Concepts

To prepare for the CompTIA A+ Certification, take the following courses:

  • NOS 110 Operating Systems Concepts
  • CTS 120 Hardware / Software Support
  • CTS 220 Advanced Hardware / Software Support

To prepare for the MCTS (Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist) – Windows Client, take
the following courses:

  • NOS 110 Operating Systems Concepts
  • NOS 130 Windows Single User

To prepare for the MCSA (Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate) – Windows Server Certification,
take the following courses:

  • NOS 110 Operating Systems Concepts
  • NOS 130 Windows Single User
  • NOS 230 Windows Admin I

To prepare for the MCSA (Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate) – Windows Server R2 Certification,
take the following courses:

  • NOS 110 Operating Systems Concepts
  • NOS 130 Windows Single User
  • NOS 230 Windows Admin I
  • NOS 231 Windows Admin II

To prepare for the CCNA (Certified Cisco Network Associate) Certification, take the following
courses:

  • NET 125 Networking Basics
  • NET 126 Routing Basics
  • NET 225 Routing and Switching I
  • NET 226 Routing and Switching II

To prepare for the CEH (Certified Ethical Hacker) Exam take the following courses:

  • SEC 110 Security Concepts 1
  • SEC 150 Secure Communications
  • SEC 160 Security Admin I
  • SEC 210 Intrusion Detection
  • SEC 220 Defense-in-Depth