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.
AS.NST.SEC (60 Credit Hours)
Program Required Courses
YEAR I – First Semester
†CGS 1000 Introduction to Computers and Technology - 3 cr.
†CTS 1106 Introduction to Unix - 3 cr.
*†CTS 1305 Introduction to Networking - 3 cr.
†ENC 1101 English Composition I - 3 cr.
Social Science General Education - 3 cr.
YEAR I – Second Semester
CET 1172C PC Upgrading and Repair: Hardware - 3 cr.
†CNT 1401 Introduction to Network Security - 3 cr.
CTS 2301C Unix-Linux Administration I - 3 cr.
†ENC 1102 English Composition II or Social Science General Education - 3 cr.
**Elective - 3 cr.
YEAR I – Third Semester
†CGS 2091 Information Technology: Ethical and Legal Issues - 3 cr.
CTS 2322 Unix/Linux Administration II - 3 cr.
YEAR II – First Semester
CET 1174C PC Upgrading and Repair: Software - 3 cr.
CIS 2359C Information Assurance: Network Systems - 3 cr.
Mathematics General Education - 3 cr.
**Elective - 3 cr.
YEAR II – Second Semester
†CEN 2939 Network Administrator Capstone - 3 cr.
†CGS 1103 Project Management - 3 cr.
CIS 2353 Security Management and Penetration Testing - 3 cr.
Humanities General Education - 3 cr.
**Select 6 credit hours from the following:
CEN 2904 Special Topics in Networking - 3 cr.
CEN 2905 Special Topics in Networking - 3 cr.
CEN 2930-33 Special Topics in Networking - 3 cr.
CET 1600 Cisco Network Fundamentals - 3 cr.
CET 1610 Cisco Router Technology - 3 cr.
†CNT 2510 Wireless Networking - 3 cr.
CTS 1303 MS Beginning Server I - 3 cr.
*Permission of instructor required for concurrent enrollment with the prerequisite.
†Courses symbolized by a dagger (†) are offered online in addition to the traditional delivery method. Online availability may vary by academic term.