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Cybersecurity, A.A.S.


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(CIP 11.1003)

281-756-3817

Purpose: The Cybersecurity Program is designed for students seeking a certificate or associate of applied science (A.A.S.) degree in Computer and Information Systems Security. The cybersecurity curriculum prepares graduates for employment with organizations that assess the security needs of computer and network systems, recommend safeguard solutions, and manage the implementation and maintenance of security devices, systems, and procedures. Emphasis is placed on ethical practices, the importance of planning and administrative controls, and appropriate countermeasures.

Program Requirements: Upon successful completion of a two-year curriculum, the student will be awarded the Associate of Applied Science Degree with a major in Cybersecurity.

First Year


Semester Credits: 12


Semester Credits: 12


Third Semester


Semester Credits: 6


Second Year


Minimum Total Credits Required for A.A.S of Cybersecurity Degree: 60


+ Denotes core requirement.

* Capstone Course

** Requires Department Chair approval

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