2020-2021 College Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Jun 26, 2022  
2020-2021 College Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Cybersecurity, CSC

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G3 Eligible Program– Qualifying students may have ZERO costs for tuition, fees, and textbooks. 
Learn more at www.jtcc.edu/g3.
PURPOSE: This one-year program prepares students for entry-level jobs in cybersecurity and networking. It also provides training for students already working in the field. Jobs include network analyst and cyber threat analyst. This program is only offered online. All career-technical degrees are guided by advisory committees comprised of local business leaders.

CREDENTIALS:  A Career Studies Certificate (CSC) is a program of study typically less than one year in length with a major in a career-technical area. Students receiving a CSC intend to pursue immediate employment. This program contains preparation for the CompTIA Network+, CompTIA Security+, and Certified Ethical Hacker CEH certifications.

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS AND SPECIAL CONDITIONS: Students must meet JTCC admission requirements. New students should visit their faculty advisor for more information.

PROGRAM OUTCOMES: By the completion of this program, students will be expected to demonstrate an introductory level of competency in the following skills:

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of network security models and network security policy.
  2. Communicate effectively in IT environments using research, writing, and presentation skills.
  3. Apply knowledge regarding network attacks, hacking, and protection measures.

Total Minimum Credits to Complete: 22


Pre-requisite and co-requisite requirements can be found in course details.

All information technology courses must be completed within five years of student’s intended graduation date.

Students should regularly meet with their faculty advisor and check their advisement report by accessing the Student Information System (SIS) through the myTyler portal.

To enroll in ITE 290 Coordinated Internship, students must have completed all coursework or be concurrently completing coursework in present semester for graduation with faculty advisor’s approval.

Courses noted as Fall only or Spring only are based on historical trends and current planning and may change without notice.

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