Cybersecurity Associate in Applied Science

WHAT FOLLOWS IS THE PROGRAM OUTLINE. This program is not designed for students transferring to other colleges or universities. As a rule, courses with a second digit "0" are designed to transfer.  Students planning to transfer should consult a Counselor to verify the transferability of courses. Prerequisites for courses are noted in the IVCC Catalog. Program Pre-Admission Information is included if applicable.

First YearCredits
CSC 1200 Orientation to IT Professions1  
CSC 1203 Intro To Cybersecurity2  
CSP 2200 CompTIA A+4  
CSP 2201 Help Desk/User Support2  
CSP 1203 Microsoft Office Professional I
or CSI 1002 Intro To Business Computer Systems
ENG 1205 Writ Comm Skills for Bus Ind & Tech (is preferred unless transferring)3  
CSN 1225 Core Networking Technologies  3
CSN 1230 Network Administration I  3
CSO 2200 UNIX Operating System  3
CSC 1201 Managing Information Security  3
SDT 1203 Job Seeking Skills  1
MTH 1206 Technical Mathematics I (is preferred unless transferring)  3
Year Total: 15 16
Second YearCredits
CSC 2201 Ethical Hacking I3  
CSC 2202 Cybersecurity Scripting3  
CSC 2203 Computer Ethics3  
CSC 2204 Security+3  
CSC 2222 Cybersecurity Internship**
or CSC 2223 Cybersecurity Capstone
CSC 2200 Digital Forensics  3
CSC 2205 Ethical Hacking II  3
CSC 2206 CySA+  3
AAS General Education course  2
AAS General Education Social Science course  3
Year Total: 15 14
Total Credit Hours:  60

For additional information please consult any counselor at (815) 224-0360 or (815) 224-0534.

*Alternate options for MTH 1206: MTH 1000, MTH 1003, MTH 1004, MTH 1005, MTH 1006, MTH 1007, MTH 1008, MTH 1010,  MTH 2001           

**The internship is preferred, but the capstone can be done with consent of the program coordinator.

Refer to the General Education for Associate in Applied Science list for options to fulfill the AAS General Education courses.