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  Florida Community College programs of study
  Associate in Science/Associate in Applied Science
  IT Security (Network Data Security) (2170)
  Securing network data, communications and Internet transactions is now one of the highest priorities in business and industry worldwide. Designed for IT professionals and others who want to gain an understanding of data and Internet security issues, technologies and administrative practices, our Network Data Security degree program leads to a wealth of career opportunities in network database and e-commerce security. In this lab-based, hands-on program, you will utilize the latest security software and hardware. The program is taught at the practical applications level for those who will design, install, manage and troubleshoot security measures in data networks.
  Requirements and Curriculum:
PREREQUISITE: The student must have CET 2759, CCNA certification or consent of the instructor to enroll. Students enrolling in this course should have a basic knowledge of network systems as gathered from work experience, college work, or self-learning, and an interest in exploring an exploding and dynamic field.
  General Education Courses
  *Mathematics (3)
  *Social and Behavioral Sciences (3)
  ENC 1101 English Composition I (3)
  *Communications Category B (3)
  *Humanities (3)
  Total General Education Credits: 15
  Professional Courses
  CET 2626 Building Scalable Networks (6)
  CET 2669 Security Essentials (3)
  CET 1520 Solaris Fundamentals (3)
  CET 2660 Managing Network Security (6)
  CET 2662 Techniques of Computer Hacking and Incident Handling (3)
  CET 2521 Solaris Administration I (3)
  CET 2681 Instrusion Detection Systems and Auditing (3)
  CET 2886 Securing Linux/Unix (3)
  CET 2627 Building Multilayer Switched Networks (3)
  CET 2661 Advanced VPN Administration (3)
  CET 2796 Securing Windows (3)
  CET 1943 Internship (3)
  Total Professional Course Credits: 42
  Professional Electives:
  CET 2628 Building Remote Access Networks (3)
  CET 2629 Internetwork Troubleshooting Support (3)
  CET 2880 Data Forensics (3)
  CET 2687 Security+ (3)
  CET 2688 Systems Security Practitioner (SSCP) (3)
  CET 2481 Designing and Building Wireless Networks (3)
  CET 2522 Solaris Administration II (3)
  CET 2689 Network Security Design (3)
  CET 2682 Voice Over IP (VoIP) (3)
  CET 2675 IP Telephony (3)
  Total Professional Elective Credits:6
  Total Program Credits: 63
  *Refer to General Education Requirements
  *Refer to A.S. degree General Education Requirements.
  NOTE: You have two options in this program: the associate in science (A.S.) degree, which can prepare you for employment or transfer to a state university, and the associate in applied science (A.A.S.) degree, which is intended primarily for students who want immediate employment after graduation. If you choose the A.S. degree you must take MAC 1105, MGF 1106 or a higher level mathematics. The A.A.S. degree requires MAT 1033 or higher. Please see an advisor to determine the option that is best for you.
  Total Tuition and Fees: Estimated tuition is $3,800 (for Florida residents as of 7/04)

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