Information Management - Security & Network Assurance (IT Forensics) Concentration (T803)
Type of Award
BAS - Bachelor of Applied Science
The program is 120 hours in length and articulates from existing Associates in Science/Associates in Applied Science degrees in the computer science field. The core curriculum includes coursework in project management, systems design and programming, business law, finance and business writing.
To apply for the bachelor's degree program in Information Management, students must have earned an A.S. or A.A. degree and have at least a 2.0 GPA. Students who have earned a minimum of 60 credits and a 2.0 GPA but do not have an associate degree may be accepted with permission of the dean. This program requires a specific set of prerequisite courses in the computer science discipline. Please see a bachelor's degree advisor for more information on the specific lower-division course requirements. Please see the Admissions section of the catalog for detailed admission requirements for bachelor's degree programs.
Students must successfully complete all courses in the curriculum, have at least a 2.0 GPA and have earned a “C” or better in all general education courses and upper division courses. Students must also meet the foreign language requirements. (Additional Information)
Capstone course: The following Capstone criteria must be met prior to registration in the course:
1. All lower division courses are satisfied
2. All upper division common core classes are completed
3. Successful completion of 12-15 credits of concentration area courses
4. Capstone may be taken concurrently with no more than two 3-credit courses and not any upper division common core courses. Restrictions may apply.
Total program semester hours: 120
This program is offered at the Lake Worth campus.
For More Information
Dr. Don Gladney, firstname.lastname@example.org, (561) 868-4116
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|Courses From A.S./A.A.S. Degree||Credits: 42|
|Courses from A.A./A.A.S. degree (Lower Division Details)||42|
|General Education Courses||Credits: 36|
|General Education Courses (Transferable)||36|
|Upper Division Common Core Courses||Credits: 21|
|BUL3130||Legal and Ethical Environment of Business *||3|
|COP3530||Programming Languages & Concepts||3|
|GEB3213||Business Writing *||3|
|FIN3400||Principles of Financial Management *||3|
|ISM3113||Systems Analysis and Design||3|
|ISM3212||Database Management Systems||3|
|Concentration Area Required Courses||Credits: 15|
|CNT4408||Information System Security||3|
|CNT4406||Network Security and Cryptography||3|
|ISM4320||Applications in Information Security||3|
|ISM4220||Business Data Communications, Telecommunications/Network||3|
|Concentration Electives (select 3 credits)||Credits: 3|
|Concentration Capstone Course||Credits: 3|
|ISM4331||Capstone Experience: Security and Network Assurance||3|
|Total Program Credits: 120|
|*Courses from existing Supervision & Management BAS degree|
As a graduate of this program, students will be prepared to work in information technology-related positions such as Information Technology Managers, Application Programmers, Network Administrators, Database Administrators, Computer Software Engineers, Systems Analysts and Business Analysts.
Career Path Notes
After completion of this program, students may choose to apply for graduate study at a public or private university
For more information about employment opportunities including job outlook and salary information visit:
Occupational Outlook Handbook: http://www.bls.gov/oco/
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