57 credit hours
The School of Accelerated Degree Programs Bachelor of Science Degree in Cyber Security provides a wide range of courses for students interested in a career as an information security analyst. Information security analysts plan and carry out security measures to protect an organization's computer networks and systems. Their responsibilities are continually expanding as the number of cyber-attacks increase. Classes are taught by experienced professionals in the various areas. The School of Accelerated Degree Programs general education requirements of the university must be met by each student. The Bachelor of Science in Cyber Security requires 57-semester hours of credit in the major beyond the general education requirements. The student will work with a faculty advisor to determine an appropriate sequence of courses from the following lists of nine credit hour clusters and individual three semester hour courses.
Network Technician Cluster
ICS 11100 Cisco I-Introduction to Networks
ICS 11200 Cisco II-Routing and Switching Essentials
Network Administrator Cluster
ICS 21100 Cisco III-Scaling Networks
ICS 21200 Cisco IV-Connecting Networks
Prerequisites: ICS 11100, ICS 11200.
Network Security and Design Cluster
ICS 31100 Cisco V-Implementing Cisco Security
ICS 31200 Cisco VI-Network Infrastructure Design
Prerequisites: ICS 21100, ICS 21200.
Network Operating System Cluster
ICS 41100 Microsoft Windows Server Installation & Configuration
ICS 41200 Linux Server Installation & Configuration
ICS 41300 Linux Network Installation & Configuration
Prerequisites: ICS 31100, ICS 31200.
Digital Forensics Cluster
ICS 42100 Certified Ethical Hacker
ICS 42200 AccessData Certified Examiner
ICS 42300 Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator
Prerequisites: ICS 41100, ICS 41200, ICS 41300.
Project Management/Capstone Cluster
IIT 48100 Introduction to the Project Management Body of Knowledge
IIT 48200 Introduction to the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge
IIT 48900 Information Technology Capstone
Prerequisite: Last Cluster in IIT or ICS.