Information Systems Security Plans of Study

2015 – 2016:
Information Systems Security Associate Degree (pdf)
Secure Networking Certificate  (pdf)
Gainful Employment Information for the Secure Networking Certificate 

2014 – 2015:
Information Systems Security Associate Degree (pdf)
Secure Networking Certificate  (pdf)

2013 – 2014:
Information Systems Security Associate Degree (pdf)
Secure Networking Certificate  (pdf)

Associate Degree
Course Name and Number Class Hours Lab Hours Credit Hours Fall 2015 Spring 2016 Summer 2016
General Education Course 19-20 Hours
ACA 122 College Transfer Success 0 2 1 X X X
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry 3 0 3 X X X
ENG 112 Writing / Research in Disciplines 3 0 3 X X X
MAT 143 Quantitative Literacy
OR MAT 171 Precalculus Algebra
3
3
0
2
3
4
X
X
X
X
X
X
COM 231 Public Speaking 3 0 3 X X  
Social Science Elective     3 X X X
Humanities Elective     3 X X  
Information Systems Security - Core Courses - required 50 Hours
BUS 110 Introduction to Business 3 0 3 X X X
CIS 110 Introduction to Computers 2 2 3 X X X
CIS 115 Introduction to Programming & Logic 2 3 3 X X X
DBA 110 Database Concepts 2 3 3 X X X
NET 125 Networking Basics 1 4 3 X X X
NET 126 Routing Basics 1 4 3 X X  
NOS 110 Operating System Concepts 2 3 3 X X X
NOS 120 Linux/UNIX Single User 2 2 3 X X  
NOS 130 Windows Single User 2 2 3 X X  
NOS 230 Windows Admin I 2 2 3 X X  
SEC 110 Security Concepts 2 2 3 X X X
SEC 150 Secure Communications 2 2 3   X  
SEC 160 Secure Admin I 2 2 3   X  
SEC 210 Intrusion Detection 2 2 3 X    
SEC 220 Defense-in-Depth 2 2 3 X    
SEC 289 Security Capstone Project 1 4 3   X  
WBL 110 World of Work 1 0 1 X X  
WBL 111 Work Based Learning I± 0 10 1 X X  
Information Systems Security – choose TWO Major Electives 6 Hours
CTS 120 Hardware/Software Support 2 3 3 X X X
CTS 220 Adv Hardware/Software Support 2 3 3 X X X
CTS 155 Tech Support Functions 2 2 3 X    
CTS 255 Adv Tech Support Functions 2 2 3   X  
NET 225 Routing & Switching I 1 4 3 X X  
NET 226 Routing & Switching II 1 4 3 X X  
NOS 220 Linux Admin I 2 2 3   X  
Total Semester Hours Required for AAS Degree: 75-76

V.A. Students: An approval signature from the V.A. Office is required before registering. Some courses may not be certifiable.

*ENG 070, ENG 080, ENG 090, ENG 090A or DRE 096, 097, 098; MAT 050, MAT 060, MAT 070 or DMA 010, DMA 020, DMA 030, DMA 040, DMA 050 may be required based on placement test results.

Requires prior approval by Co-op Coordinator

Humanities Electives: ART 111, ART 114, ART 115, ART 117, DRA 111, DRA 122, ENG 231, ENG 232, ENG 233, ENG 241, ENG 242, ENG 243, ENG 251, ENG 252, ENG 261, ENG 262, HUM 110, HUM 115, HUM 120, HUM 121, HUM 122, HUM 150, HUM 160, MUS 110, MUS 113, PHI 215, PHI 240, REL 110, REL 211.

Social Science Electives: ANT 210, ANT 220, ECO 251, ECO 252, GEO 111, GEO 112, HIS 111, HIS 112, HIS 121, HIS 122, HIS 131, HIS 132, POL 120, POL 220, PSY 150, PSY 241, PSY 281, SOC 210, SOC 213, SOC 215, SOC 220, SOC 225.


Industry Certification objectives covered in courses:
Cisco CCENT NET 125 and NET 126
Cisco ICND2 NET 225 and NET 226
Cisco CCNA NET 125, 126, 225, and 226
CompTIA A+ NET 125, 126, 225, and 226
CompTIA Security+ SEC 110
Microsoft MCP – Windows 8 NOS 130
Microsoft MCP – Windows Server 2012 NOS 230
Linux LPI and CompTIA Linux+ NOS 120 and NOS 220

The above plan of study is the standard curriculum for the above program. Any deviation from the prescribed curriculum must have approval in advance. All prerequisite course requirements must also be met. To graduate the student must successfully complete all the required courses, the required credit hours for electives, and have a 2.0 overall grade point average. This plan of study is subject to change when the college thinks such action is in the best interest of the student or the program. It is the responsibility of the student to meet requirements for graduation. If accepted students do not enroll for three successive semesters, they must contact the Admissions and Enrollment Services to determine if readmission is necessary.