Project Description

Technology & Cyber Security Description

Those who pursue the Cyber Security pathway will develop and use
the skills necessary to detect, document, and counter virtual security
threats. This will be done through the use of various programs,
networks and systems to safeguard information and protect the United
States’ security information system.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

A program in this pathway prepares students for careers involving the
protection of information on computers against unauthorized access
or modification of data. Curriculum content includes basic and
advanced computer and networking skills, computer forensics, firewall
implementation, intrusion detection system implementation, laid
security design and implementation, virtual security processes and
procedures, and introduction to security management, planning, and
recovery.

Develop Skills In Technology & Cyber Security

  • Planning, coordinating and
    implementing secure networks.
  • Administrative and technical
    strategies for mitigating and
    managing threats posed to
    information systems.
  • Planning and executing an
    information security risk analysis
    and vulnerability assessment.
  • Performing effective digital
    forensics investigations at the device
    and network levels.
  • Understanding how to detect a
    network intrusion.
  • Data protection and network
    hardening techniques.
  • Digital evidence recovery.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

  • Network Security Administrator
  • Information Security Administrator
  • Computer Forensic Analyst
  • Digital Forensics Specialist
  • Information Security Analyst
Cybersecurity Degree Program Options