Certificate in Computing and Security Technology

Certificate Level: Post-Baccalaureate
Admission Requirements: Bachelor's degree
Certificate Type: Post-Baccalaureate Certificate
Number of Credits to Completion: 24.0
Instructional Delivery: Online; Campus (part-time only)
Calendar Type: Quarter
Expected Time to Completion: 5 years
Financial Aid Eligibility: Not aid eligible

Classification of Instructional Program (CIP) Code: 11.1003
Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code: 15-1152


Note: Effective Fall 2014, students are no longer being accepted into this certificate program.

The certificate in computing & security technology is designed for computing technology professionals who have a BS degree in computing technology or considerable experience in the area, and who are seeking a career change or professional advancement with an additional focus on security.

The curriculum provides a deep understanding of the basic security-related issues and technologies as well as the flexibility to choose additional areas of study tailored to the needs of the individual student.

Required Courses
CT 300Security Technology Models and Architecture I3.0
CT 312Access Control and Intrusion Detection Technology3.0
CT 325Operating System Security Architecture I3.0
CT 336Internet Protocol Security and Virtual Private Network Technology3.0
CT 402Network Security II3.0
CT 472Security Defense Countermeasures3.0
Select two of the following:6.0
Computer Forensics I: Fundamentals
Security and Information Warfare
Public Key Infrastructure Technology
Security Management Practice
Operating System Security Architecture II
Wireless Network Security Technology
Network Auditing Tools
Applied Cryptography
Information Technology Security Risk Assessment
Information Technology Security Policies
Disaster Recovery and Continuity Planning
Incident Response Best Practices
Information Technology Security Systems Audits
Total Credits24.0

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