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Information Systems Security


Information Systems Security covers a broad expanse of technology concepts. This curriculum provides individuals with the skills required to implement effective and comprehensive information security controls. Course work includes networking technologies, operating systems administration, information policy, intrusion detection, security administration, and industry best practices to protect data communications.

Program Outcomes:

• Effectively understand the workings of and the interactions of the various components of a network.
• Use appropriate computing tools and techniques to identify and solve information systems security compromises.
• Effectively interpret and convey technical knowledge both written and verbal to a variety of audiences.
• Identify and analyze information security risks within today's business environments.

Occupational Outlook:

Government data projects job prospects for IT professionals who specialize in cyber security to remain strong in the foreseeable future. Professionals with applicable work experience will have a competitive edge in this growing sector. Information Systems Security impacts most areas of computing to include governmental agencies, as well as private corporations, and non-profits, at home and overseas, report an increase in demand for information security professionals to assist in a wide variety of information security-related needs. For those seeking a career that could afford them the benefit of travel, demand in this discipline extends to overseas markets.

 

For more information, contact:
Admissions Office
(919) 209-2128

Frank J. Casanova
Director of Technology & Office Systems
(919) 209-2143
fjcasanova@johnstoncc.edu
David Oliver
Networking Technology Instructor
(919) 209-2204
deoliver@johnstoncc.edu
 

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