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Digital Security Certificate

Hours - 18 Credit Hours
Effective Sep. 2022
Last Revised 8/22/2023
Faculty Unit Assignment: Faculty of Math & Computing
Sponsoring Program: Information Technology
Holokai Category: Professional Studies

Program Requirements

Core Requirements — 18 Credits

Course Number Title Semesters Offered Credit Hours Prerequisites
CIS 101 Beginning Programming F, W, S 3.0
IT 280 Computer Networking F, W, S 3.0
IT 320 System Administration Essentials F 3.0 CIS 101, IT 280
IT 381 Information Assurance and Security F 3.0 IT 280
IT 482 Advanced Topics in Information Assurance and Security W 3.0 IT 381
CIS 470 Ethics in Computer and Information Sciences F, S 3.0 ENGL 315 or equivalent

Additional Program Requirements

All passing grades will be accepted in fulfilling minor or certificate requirements.

For this certificate, students must complete at least 9 CIS, CS, IS, or IT credits that are not applied to other BCIS, CS, IS, or IT majors, minors or certificates.

Program Learning Outcomes