May 24, 2024  
Catalog 2021-2022 
Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Cybersecurity Fundamentals +

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Cybersecurity has never been more important for business and personal success.  In our world today, digital assets are everywhere and becoming increasingly valuable. Having a basic cybersecurity skillset and knowledge of the foundations of cybersecurity is essential for most professionals. The Cybersecurity Fundamentals certificate is designed for those without a cybersecurity background who would like to  develop their skillset in the field or prepare for more focused education and training. 

Students who complete the Cybersecurity Fundamentals certificate can apply those courses to the Information Technology (A.S.)  program.  

+ This program can be completed fully online. 

Cybersecurity Fundamentals Semester Map 

Cybersecurity Fundamentals to IT - Certificate to Degree Map

Program Outcomes

Students who complete the Cybersecurity Fundamentals certificate will be able to: 

  • Identify threats to personal information security; 

  • Prepare a plan for implementing a cybersecurity solution in a professional setting;  

  • Demonstrate understanding of the role and functions of cybersecurity professionals in organizations including threat prevention, risk management, information system security and IT infrastructure. 

  • Explore pathways and demonstrate preparedness for educational and career development in the student’s field of study. 

Total Credits: 26

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