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Computer Analyst - Information Security

Campus Location: Peosta

Program Entry: Fall, Spring

Award: Certificate

Description:

Candidates who have completed the Information Security certificate program along with the specified prerequisites are prepared to enter a more specialized field within the Computer Analyst - Networking Administration profession. This certificate prepares the candidate to enter the workforce prepared for a position as an information security analyst, network security administrator, security architect or system, network and/or web penetration tester.

Computer Analyst - Information Security

Admissions Requirements:

  • Submission of your official high school transcript with ACT score.
  • Submission of transcript from any college or university previously attended.
  • Completion of ACCUPLACER assessment if necessary.

Computer Analyst - Information Security

Academic Requirements:

Minimum Credits: 24

View the printable Ed Plan.

Term 1
CourseTitleCredits
BCA:112 Intro to Data Processing 3.0
CIS:122 Programming Logic and Design 3.0
NET:266 CCNA Routing and Switching: Introduction to Networks 3.0

 

Term 2
CourseTitleCredits
CIS:242 Information Security 3.0
NET:156 Operating Systems 3.0
BUS:180 Business Ethics 3.0

 

Term 3
CourseTitleCredits
CIS:282 Intrusion Detection and Prevention 3.0
CIS:283 Incident Response and Disaster Recovery 3.0

Note: Students enrolled in the Computer Analyst - Information Security program must pass all required course work with a minimum of a C- grade. However, a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA (C grade average) is required to graduate from the program and the College.

Computer Analyst - Information Security

Employment Information:

Employment information is not available at this time.

Computer Analyst - Information Security

Additional Information:

Contacts

Todd Ecklund
Dean of Business and Computer Science
800.728.7367, ext. 208
ecklundt@nicc.edu