Degree offered

Certificate of Recognition in Security

Credits required 12


William Berardi

Program contact

Priscilla Grocer, Department Chair and Professor of Computer Information Systems, ext. 2403

Program Code: CY

Program Goals Statement

Expertise in computer security is in high demand. This certificate prepares students entering the computing field and professionals to upgrade their skills. It offers additional skills as part of the Networking degree option or the Webmaster degree option.

Program information

  • Much of this certificate is available online.
  • This program assumes the ability to work online to check a website and use email.
  • Transfer credit for any Computer Information Systems (CIS or CIT) course must be approved by the CI Department Chair or by a full-time CI faculty member.

Program Requirements

Program Courses

CIT 150Network Security

3 credits

CIT 250Firewall Security

3 credits

CIT 251Operating Systems Security

3 credits

CIT 252Information Security and Disaster Recovery

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:12

Recommended Course Sequence - Fall Semester 1

CIT 150

Recommended Course Sequence - Spring Semester 2

CIT 250, CIT 251, CIT 252

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