2018-2019 Catalog

Information Technology – Cyber Security (ITCSO)

Award: Associate in applied science degree

Program location: Fort Omaha Campus, Fremont Area Center, Sarpy Center, Online

This degree prepares students to engage in the issues and emerging information and management concepts related to cyber security. Students are provided with a strong technical foundation to analyze, identify, plan, and apply the knowledge and skills learned to defend a network.

Graduation Requirements

General education

27.0–27.5

Major requirements

32.0

Option requirements

49.5

Total credit hours required

108.5-109.0

General education requirements (27.0-27.5 credit hrs.)

The general education requirements for this degree program exceed the minimum standard number of hours. For more information, contact Student Services.

Communications

English level I

4.5

English level II

4.5

Humanities/social sciences

Humanities/social sciences

4.5

Quantitative/Numeracy Skills

MATH 1220 or higher

4.5

Students planning to transfer to a four-year institution should select MATH 1420. 

Additional

INFO 1001Information Systems and LiteracyONLINEHYBRID

4.5

HMRL 1010Human Relations SkillsONLINEHYBRID

4.5

OR

RDLS 1200College Success StrategiesONLINE

4.5

Major requirements for Information Technology (32.0 credit hrs.)

INFO 1002Introduction to Information TechnologyONLINEHYBRID

4.5

INFO 1003Problem Solving and Programming LogicONLINEHYBRID

5.0

INFO 1023Networking EssentialsONLINEHYBRID

4.5

INFO 1110Windows Operating Systems IONLINEHYBRID

4.5

INFO 1111Linux Operating Systems IONLINEHYBRID

4.5

INFO 1311Web Page CreationONLINEHYBRID

4.5

INFO 1620Introduction to Database DesignONLINEHYBRID

4.5

Option requirements for Information Technology – Cyber Security (49.5 credit hrs.)

INFO 2122Writing Scripts with BASHONLINEHYBRID

4.5

INFO 2135Network InfrastructureONLINEHYBRID

4.5

INFO 2142Windows Active DirectoryONLINEHYBRID

4.5

INFO 2351Introduction to XMLONLINEHYBRID

4.5

INFO 2362Building Secure EnvironmentsONLINEHYBRID

4.5

INFO 2805Network and Information Security BasicsONLINEHYBRID

4.5

INFO 2806Network Attacks, Intrusions, and Penetration TestingONLINEHYBRID

4.5

INFO 2808Boundary ProtectionONLINEHYBRID

4.5

INFO 2809Information Systems, Forensics, and Legal TopicsONLINEHYBRID

4.5

INFO 2810Security CapstoneONLINEHYBRID

4.5

INFO 2981Internship

variable

The degree option is an area of interest within a program. Although students may complete single or multiple options within this program, only the major degree is awarded.