Information Security (6541)
Type of Award
CCC - College Credit Certificate
This college credit certificate consists of seven courses and is designed to teach students the skills necessary for entry level positions in the field of network security. Students will learn and demonstrate proficiency in programming, network design and operations, cyber security, ethical hacking, and penetration testing.
- Have a standard high school diploma or GED;
- Complete an Application for Admission, located at
Students must successfully complete all courses listed in the catalog for this program.
Students may complete the program in two semesters, six to nine months.
The program is offered at the Lake Worth campus.
For More Information
Professor Tommy Martin, Department Chair, firstname.lastname@example.org, (561) 868-3226
To see when the course is offered, click the course number. To see a course description, click the course title.
|Required Courses||Credits: 30|
|COP1000||Introduction to Programming Logic||3|
|CTS2334||Local Area Networks||3|
|CTS2314||Attack Prevention and Detection||3|
|CTS2320||Wide Area Networks||3|
|CTS1110||Microcomputer Operating Systems||3|
|CNT2402||Implementing and Administering Network Security||3|
|Total Program Credits: 30|
Employment opportunities include network administration and security positions.
Career Path Notes
Credits in this certificate program will transfer directly into the Associate in Science (A.S.) degree in Networking Administrator.
For more information about employment opportunities including job outlook and salary information visit:
Occupational Outlook Handbook: https://www.bls.gov/ooh/
O-Net Online: http://online.onetcenter.org/