Cybersecurity

The Cyber Security program is designed to provide an affordable path toward a career in the fast-growing cyber security field, which includes: Network Forensics, Cyber Defense, Network Systems Administration or Systems Security Administration. The degree program utilizes hardware and software systems that align with those currently used in the commercial market. The CYB.AAS program is intended for students who want to enter a career directly after graduating. The curriculum is closely aligned to that of the National Science Foundation’s CyberWatch degrees providing a clear path for graduates to transfer to such a program in a four year institution.   Apply & Register Program Details

The Cyber Security program is designed to provide an affordable path toward a career in the fast-growing cyber security field, which includes: Network Forensics, Cyber Defense, Network Systems Administration or Systems Security Administration. The degree program utilizes hardware and software systems that align with those currently used in the commercial market. The CYB.AAS program is intended for students who want to enter a career directly after graduating. The curriculum is closely aligned to that of the National Science Foundation’s CyberWatch degrees providing a clear path for graduates to transfer to such a program in a four year institution.

 


Area of Interest:
Computer Studies
Degree/Certificate:
Associate in Applied Science
Code Course Credits
First Year / First Semester
ENG-101 English Composition I 3
CIS-181 Linux/Unix Essentials 3
CST-103 Microcomputer Operating Systems I: Workstations 3
CRJ-101 Administration of Justice 3
MTH-100 Algebraic Concepts 4
    15/16
Second Semester
ENG-102 English Composition II 3
CIS-285 Linux Networking and Security 3
CIS-238 Database Security and Protection 3
CST-102 Intro to Networking 3
MTH-111 Intro to Statistics 3
    15
Code Course Credits
Second Year / First Semester
CRJ-120 Homeland Security 3
CSC-171 Introductory Python Programming 3
CST-201 Advanced Networking 3
CST-210 Digital Forensics and Investigations 4
CST-109 Upgrading and Repairing PC’s 3
    16
Second Semester
CST-204 Computer and Network Security 3
CST-220 Ethical Hacking and Penetration Testing 4
...-... Laboratory Science General Education Elective 4
...-... Diversity: Humanities General Education Elective or  
...-... Diversity: Social Science General Education Elective 3
    14
  Total Minimum Credits 61

Program Goals

  • Prepare students for entry level positions in the cyber security
    field.
  • Prepare students for certifications in the cyber security area
    including: CompTIA certification exams, including Network+,
    and Security+ certifications, and Cisco CCENT Certification.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

At the end of the program, the graduate will be able to:

  1. Conduct digital forensics investigations and to investigate
    potential security breaches of computer data.
  2. Examine professional and ethical codes of conduct with
    respect the cyber forensics.
  3. Identify security risks and summarize possible remedies.
  4. Develop solutions for networking and security problems,
    balancing business concerns, technical issues and security.

Employment Opportunities

  • Information Security Engineer
  • Computer Forensics
  • Data Scientist
  • Information Assurance Specialist
  • Security Specialist

Contact Person

Richard Dolan, Director
(856) 227-7200, ext. 4518
email: rdolan@camdencc.edu

Additional information

CIP Code

11.1003

Program Code

CYB.AAS