Cybersecurity and Computer Networks 3-Year Degree Plan

Associate in Applied Science

Prescribed Technical Program 45-48
General Education 15-16
Total Degree Credits60-64
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements
CIS 107Linux Fundamentals3
CIS 128Microcomputer Hardware I3
CIS 147Principles of Information Security3
CIS 165Networking Fundamentals II3-4
CIS 185Introduction to Programming3
CIS 212Microsoft Windows Operating System Client3
CIS 214Implementing a Microsoft Windows Active Directory Infrastructure3
CIS 216Implementing a Microsoft Windows Network Infrastructure3
CIS 223Linux System Administration3
CIS 255Computer and Network Security3
CIS 267Intermediate Networking I3-4
CIS 274Cybersecurity Operations3
CIS 275Immersive Cybersecurity Concepts3-4
CIS 269Computer Information Systems Capstone 13
or CIS 197/297 Cooperative Education/Internship
CIS 282Ethical Hacking and Network Defense3
Total Credits45-48
Academic Skills Courses 2
ASC 082Effective Reading 22
ASC 91Algebra Prep I 22
ASC 92Algebra Prep II 22
ASC 93Algebra Prep III 22
ASC 94College Writing Prep I 22
ASC 95College Writing Prep II 22
ASC 96College Writing Prep III 22
Total Credits14
General Education Requirements
Arts & Humanities/Social & Behavioral Sciences
General Education Matrix (Arts & Humanities/Social & Behavioral Sciences)3
Business, Math, Science & Technology
CIS 164Networking Fundamentals I (Required)3-4
MATH 210Elementary Statistics (Required)3
Written or Oral Communications
ENGL 110College Composition I3
Select one of the following:3
Fundamentals of Public Speaking
College Composition II
Introduction to Professional Writing
Total Credits15-16

 CIS 197 and CIS 297 are repeatable for 1, 2 or 3 credits at a time.


Academic Skills Courses: Enrollment into these courses is based on placement testing. Credits from these classes do not count toward earning a degree. 

College Degree Requirements

General Education & Diversity Course Matrix Requirements