2016-2017 Semester Catalog

Computer Forensics and Security Specialist (CF51) Certificate

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Program Description:

Computer Forensics and Security Specialist certificate is designed to give students the knowledge they need to understand how to detect and prevent computer-related criminal activity and/or unauthorized use, including computer systems security.

Required Courses

CIST 1001Computer Concepts

4

CIST 1122Hardware Installation and Maintenance

4

 

CIST 1130Operating Systems Concepts

3

OR

CIST 2411Microsoft Client

4

OR

CIST 2431UNIX/Linux Introduction

4

 

CIST 1601Information Security Fundamentals

3

 

CIST 1401Computer Networking Fundamentals

4

OR

CIST 2451Introduction to Networks - CISCO

4

 

CIST 2601Implementing Operating Systems Security

4

CIST 2602Network Security

4

CIST 2612Computer Forensics

4

Total Credit Hours: 30 Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation