Undergraduate Certificate in Protection and Defense of Computer Networks

The certificate in protection and defense of computer networks is designed for students with associate’s or non-technical bachelor’s degrees who wish to learn about current, state-of-the-art protection technologies. Upon the completion of this program, students will be able to identify, analyze, and mitigate potential threats to information technology systems or computer networks.

Specific admission requirements can be found on the Graduate Program Finder.

Visit the program website for admissions requirements and additional information.

The following requirements must be fulfilled: 18 credits in required courses.

Required
PSCS 4101Introduction to Protection Technologies
PSCS 4102Intrusion Detection and Vulnerability Management
PSCS 4103Securing Operating Systems
PSCS 4104Securing Network Devices
PSCS 4105Cyber Defense Techniques Practicum