Jan 26, 2022  
2021-2022 College Catalog 
    
2021-2022 College Catalog

Cybersecurity Technology


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(Harrison County Campus)

Cybersecurity Technology is one of the hottest technology degrees in the world due to the increase in attacks on government websites and credit/financial institutions. Cybersecurity technicians plan and carry out security measures to protect an organization's computer networks and systems. The responsibilities of this field are continually expanding as the number of cyberattacks increases. This program gives students the skills to develop cybersecurity strategies and critical software installation plans.

This program leads to an Associate of Applied Science Degree and is preparatory for employment upon graduation from MGCCC. Where a transfer to four-year college or university is desired, a conference should be scheduled with a MGCCC advisor.

All students completing a career or technical program must complete a MGCCC Board- approved Technical Skills Attainment where applicable. Students should see an advisor for further details.

Cybersecurity Technology Certificate


Total Credits: 32


Total Credits: 14


Total Clock Hours: 1,245


Associate of Applied Science Degree


Semester Four

  • ENG 1113 /1114  - English Composition I or ENG 1033  - Technical English Credit(s): 3/4
  • Credit(s): 3
  • Math/Natural Science Elective Credit(s): 3/4*
  • Social/Behavioral Science Elective Credit(s): 3
  • Humanities/Fine Arts Elective Credit(s): 3

Total Credits: 15/17


Note:


Please refer to "The Credit by Non-Traditional Means " section of this catalog regarding stipulations for receiving articulated credit.

*MAT 1033 , MAT 1313  or Higher or Any Lab Science.

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