Cybersecurity Diploma

Today, everything is digital. That's why the world needs more people trained in computer forensics who can stay one step ahead of hackers and identity thieves. The Sullivan University computer security degree program for this intensely in-demand field will prepare you to secure and defend networks against internal and external threats.

The need for experienced cyber security specialists has skyrocketed in recent years, and employment for positions such as an information security analyst are projected to grow by as much as 37% by 2022, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Locations: Louisville Online Lexington Fort Knox Mayfield Louisa
Tech Design Compass

Objectives

The Cybersecurity Diploma focuses on teaching you how to fill such roles as:

  • Network Technician
  • Help Desk Coordinator
  • LAN / WAN Administrator
  • Firewall Administrator
  • Security Consultant
  • Web Security Analyst
  • Security Architect
  • Information Security Specialist
  • Computer Forensics Examiner
  • Security Manager

Program Highlights

With a focus on network offense and defense techniques and forensic data analysis, Sullivan University's Cybersecurity degree programs are highly experiential and rely on the latest equipment and software. Integral to the curriculum is thorough preparation for industry certifications, including: A+, Network+, Security+, Linux+, SCNS, SCNP, MCTS, CCENT and CCNA.

Tech Design Courses

Courses

Course
Title
Credit Hours
CSC 105
Introduction to Programming
4.00
CSC 111
Introduction of Cybersecurity and Information Assurance
4.00
CSC 207
Cybersecurity Threats, Attacks, and Defense
4.00
MNE 108
Computer Hardware Fundamentals
4.00
MNE 109
Computer Network Fundamentals
4.00
MNE 111
Administrating Windows
4.00
MNE 112
Administrating Windows Server
4.00
MNE 203
Introduction to Linux
4.00
MNE 210
Active Directory
4.00
MNE 211
Network Infrastructure
4.00
MNE 213
Computer Security Fundamentals
4.00
ENG 101
Composition I
4.00
ENG 102
Composition II
4.00
FYE 101
Information Literacy
4.00
MTH 101
College Mathematics
4.00
MTH 201
College Algebra
4.00
Course:
CSC 105
Title:
Introduction to Programming
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
CSC 111
Title:
Introduction of Cybersecurity and Information Assurance
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
CSC 207
Title:
Cybersecurity Threats, Attacks, and Defense
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
MNE 108
Title:
Computer Hardware Fundamentals
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
MNE 109
Title:
Computer Network Fundamentals
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
MNE 111
Title:
Administrating Windows
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
MNE 112
Title:
Administrating Windows Server
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
MNE 203
Title:
Introduction to Linux
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
MNE 210
Title:
Active Directory
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
MNE 211
Title:
Network Infrastructure
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
MNE 213
Title:
Computer Security Fundamentals
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
ENG 101
Title:
Composition I
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
ENG 102
Title:
Composition II
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
FYE 101
Title:
Information Literacy
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
MTH 101
Title:
College Mathematics
Credit Hours:
4.00
Course:
MTH 201
Title:
College Algebra
Credit Hours:
4.00
Total Credit Hours: 64.00