Cybersecurity and Computer Networks 3-Year Degree Plan

Associate in Applied Science

College Degree Requirements

Prescribed Technical Program 60
General Education 16
Total Degree Credits76
Plan of Study Grid
Semester ICredits
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements  
CIS 128 Microcomputer Hardware I 3
CIS 212 Microsoft Windows Operating System Client 3
General Education Course  
Business, Math, Science & Technology  
CIS 164 Networking Fundamentals I 4
Academic Skills Courses  
ASC 082 Effective Reading 1 2
ASC 94 College Writing Prep I 1 2
 Credits14
Semester II
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements  
CIS 165 Networking Fundamentals II 4
CIS 216 Implementing a Microsoft Windows Network Infrastructure 3
CIS 230 Electronic Publishing 3
Academic Skills Courses  
ASC 95 College Writing Prep II 1 2
ASC 96 College Writing Prep III 1 2
 Credits14
Semester III
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements  
CIS 147 Principles of Information Security 3
CIS 214 Implementing a Microsoft Windows Active Directory Infrastructure 3
CIS 267 Intermediate Networking I 4
General Education Courses  
Communications I  
ENGL 110 College Composition I 3
Communications II  
COMM 110 Fundamentals of Public Speaking (Recommended) 3
 Credits16
Semester IV
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements  
CIS 105 Microcomputer Spreadsheets 3
CIS 107 Linux Fundamentals 3
CIS 255 Computer and Network Security 3
CIS 268 Intermediate Networking II 4
Academic Skills Course  
ASC 91 Algebra Prep I 1 2
 Credits15
Semester V
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements  
CIS 204 Database Design and Structured Query Language (SQL) 3
CIS 223 Linux System Administration 3
CIS 241 Digital Forensics Fundamentals 3
CSCI 122 Beginning Visual Basic 3
Academic Skills Courses  
ASC 92 Algebra Prep II 1 2
ASC 93 Algebra Prep III 1 2
 Credits16
Semester VI
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements  
CIS 226 Linux Network and Security Administration 3
CIS 269
Cybersecurity and Computer Networks Capstone 2
or Cooperative Education/Internship
3
CIS 282 Ethical Hacking and Network Defense 3
General Education Courses  
Arts & Humanities/Social & Behavioral Sciences  
PHIL 220 Introduction to Logic (Recommended) 3
Business. Math, Science & Technology  
MATH 210 Elementary Statistics (Required) 3
 Credits15
 Total Credits90

FYE 101: Seminar on Success (1 credit) is optional, but all students are encouraged to enroll during their Freshman Fall Semester.

General Education & Diversity Course Matrix Requirements