2021-22 Virginia Western Academic Catalog 
    Feb 05, 2023  
2021-22 Virginia Western Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

IT: Cyber Security Career Studies Certificate

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Career Studies Certificate

Purpose: This curriculum is designed to give students the knowledge and skills needed to secure servers and network infrastructures. Topics include how to develop a security infrastructure, recognize threats and vulnerabilities to networks and servers, and to mitigate security threats. The student can also sit for the CompTIA Security+ Certification and CompTIA Linux+ Certification.

Program Objectives: Employment opportunities include entry-level positions as a Network Analyst, Security Analyst, or a Security Architect. 

Admission Requirements: Applicants must meet the requirements for admission to credit-level coursework established by the college. 

Program Notes: This program can be completed online.

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