Cybersecurity & Networking

This degree program, designed by faculty and industry professionals, will provide you with the opportunity to study aspects of computing and technology. In particular, this program allows for a broad background in both technology security as well as basic networking skills during the first three years of study and then allows you to develop a focus area which serves as a major.

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This degree program, designed by faculty and industry professionals, will provide you with the opportunity to study aspects of computing and technology. In particular, this program allows for a broad background in both technology security as well as basic networking skills during the first three years of study and then allows you to develop a focus area which serves as a major.

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Associate of Science in Cybersecurity & Networking

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Associate of Science degrees are eligible to students enrolled in a baccalaureate degree program within University College.

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Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity & Networking

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This degree program, designed by faculty and industry professionals, which provides students with the opportunity to study aspects of computing and technology related to TCP/ IP networking, telecommunication, and computer security. In particular, this program allows for a broad background in both technology security as well as basic networking skills during the first three years of study and then allows the students to develop a focus area which serves as a major. The focus area serves to provide the student with specific skills in a variety of suggested areas which will lead to a range of diverse careers using technology and security in industry.

This program focuses on hands-on knowledge of computers, routers, switches, and other technologies as a basis for study and adds a security focus to provide insight into the technology needs of modern corporations who deal with both hacking, internal threats, error and audit as part of the IT specialization.

The program is IT oriented but security driven and should provide students with a diverse resume suitable to jobs such as network administration, IT security specialist, firewalling support, penetration testing, packet analysis, and other IT support roles within the networking, security, or IT departments of the organization.

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Certificate in Digital Forensics

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The digital forensics profession includes the acquisition of electronic evidence from storage media, analysis of that evidence (whether it be pc-based or mobile device-based) and understanding the legal issues surrounding digital forensics. The study of digital forensics is a growing field for both law enforcement as well as corporate employees.

Whether you want to be a criminal investigator or recover digital assets for the private sector, people best suited for this profession are:  patient, detail oriented, and comfortable with the idea of writing reports.

The course is designed to give you a solid understanding of digital forensics by allowing you to analyze and solve casework similar to real world cases in digital forensics.

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