Career Studies Certificate
PURPOSE: This program provides instruction in Cyber Security and prepares students to recognize and prevent threats to information and information systems, to master techniques for defense against such attacks, and prepares students to sit for the CompTIA Security+ certification exam.
OCCUPATIONAL OBJECTIVES: Graduates may seek employment as network security specialists in local businesses, educational institutions, and government agencies.
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: General college curricular admission
ADDITIONAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: The advanced nature of the content requires students to possess a basic understanding of IT networking, PC hardware, operating systems, and application software. This can be demonstrated by completion of the Network Administration CSC or through program head approval.
PROGRAM NOTES: This advanced career studies certificate is designed for working professionals with significant networking experience. Students who earn a final grade lower than “C” in any required course must obtain permission from their advisor to continue in this career studies certificate. Additionally, students will be required to repeat any course when grades lower than “C” are earned.
Certificate in Information Systems Technology - Cyber Security
Parham Road Campus 1651 E. Parham Road Richmond, VA 23228
Goochland , United States