Today, everything is digital. That’s why the world needs more people trained in computer forensics who can stay one step ahead of hackers and identity thieves. Sullivan Tech’s computer security degree programs for this intensely in-demand field will prepare you to secure and defend networks against internal and external threats.
The need for experienced cyber security specialists has skyrocketed in recent years, and employment for positions such as that of an information security analyst are projected to grow by as much as 37% by 2022, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
The Cybersecurity Diploma focuses on teaching you how to fill such roles as:
- Network technician
- Help Desk coordinator
- LAN/WAN administrator
- Firewall administrator
- Security consultant
- Web security analyst
- Security architect
- Information security specialist
- Computer forensics examiner
- Security manager
With a focus on network offense and defense techniques and forensic data analysis, Sullivan University’s Cybersecurity degree programs are highly experiential and rely on the latest equipment and software. Integral to the curriculum is thorough preparation for industry certifications, including: A+, Network+, Security+, Linux+, SCNS, SCNP, SCNA, MCTS, CCENT and CCNA.
|Total Credit Hours||64|
|CSC 105||Introduction to Programming||4|
|CSC 111||Introduction of Cybersecurity and Information Assurance||4|
|CSC 207||Cybersecurity Threats, Attacks, and Defense||4|
|ENG 101||Composition I||4|
|ENG 102||Composition II||4|
|FYE 101||Information Literacy||4|
|MNE 108||Computer Hardware Fundamentals||4|
|MNE 109||Computer Network Fundamentals||4|
|MNE 111||Administrating Windows||4|
|MNE 112||Administrating Windows Server||4|
|MNE 203||Introduction to Linux||4|
|MNE 210||Active Directory||4|
|MNE 211||Network Infrastructure||4|
|MNE 213||Computer Security Fundamentals||4|
|MTH 101||College Mathematics||4|
|MTH 201||College Algebra||4|
What are some websites with more information on the Computer Network Security & Forensics field?
http://www.nsa.gov/ America’s code breakers and code makers, the core missions of the NSA and CSS are to protect U.S. national security systems and to produce foreign signal intelligence information. Their website includes cryptologic heritage and historical information on the agency and its evolvement.
http://www.staysafeonline.org/ The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) is the pre-eminent public-private partnership working with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), corporate sponsors and partners and nonprofit collaborators to promote cyber security awareness for home users, small and medium sized businesses, and primary and secondary education.