Cybersecurity Operations AS

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    Dale Mabry
AS.CYBER.OPR (60 Credit Hours) | Part of the Information Technology Subject


Cybersecurity Operations prepares students for a career as a member of a Security Operations Center (SOC). Students will learn how to become the first line of defense by monitoring, detecting, and analyzing security breaches. They will also learn to  work with other team members to respond and mitigate security type events.

This curriculum is from the current college catalog and is meant to provide prospective students an example of courses taken in this degree/certificate.  It is not intended to be used for graduation requirements.  Students should consult an advisor for graduation information.

This program prepares students for jobs in the field of computer programmer aide, junior programmer, senior programmer, data manager, programmer analyst, and mid-range computer specialist.

AS.CYBER.OPR (60 Credits) Program Required Courses 

YEAR I – First Semester
†CGS 1000 Introduction to Computers and Technology - 3 cr. 
†ENC 1101 English Composition I - 3 cr. 
MGF 1130 Mathematical Thinking - 3 cr. 
Natural Science General Education CORE - 3 cr.

YEAR I – Second Semester 
†COP 1000 Programming Logic - 3 cr. 
†CTS 1106 Introduction to Linux - 3 cr. 
†CTS 1305 Introduction to Networking - 3 cr.
†POS 2041, American Government - 3 cr.

 YEAR I – Third Semester 
†CET 1600 Cisco Network Fundamentals - 3 cr. 
†CNT 1401 Introduction to Network Security - 3 cr. 

YEAR II – First Semester 
†CGS 2820 Web Authoring HTML  -3 cr. 
†CET 1610 Cisco Switching, Routing, and Wireless Essentials - 3 cr. 
†CIS 2381C Computer Forensics and Incident Response - 3 cr. 
CIS 2772 Cybersecurity Operations Fundamentals - 3 cr.

YEAR II – Second Semester 
CTS 2301C, Linux Administration I – 3 cr.
†CTS 1303 Enterprise Operating Systems I - 3 cr. 
CIS 2621 Cybersecurity Operations Implementations - 3 cr. 
Humanities General Education - 3 cr. 

YEAR II – Third Semester 
†CGS 2091 Information Technology: Ethical and Legal Issues - 3 cr. 
CIS 2598 Cybersecurity Capstone - 3 cr.

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Dale Mabry
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Dale Mabry
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