Degrees & Pathways
AAS - Associate in Applied Science program (WT Course ID #: A25590CS)
The Cyber Security degree prepares students for an IT career in digital forensics, network security services, and ethical hacking. Courses include routing and switching, network vulnerabilities, secure communications, system and security administration, data recovery, and computer investigations. Students will work in Microsoft, Linux, and Apple desktop and server operating system environments. Upon completion, students will be prepared for a variety of industry certifications, including: Certified Ethical Hacker, Certified Enterprise Defender, CCNA Security, and Security+.
Diploma program (WT Course ID #: D25590HF)
The Information Technologies – Hacking and Forensics Diploma provides students with intermediate level skills and ability to perform digital forensic operations, and network vulnerability testing and prevention. Course work includes programming, databases, operating systems, forensic data recovery, security concepts, hacking technologies and network firewall configuration. Additional topics may include routing and switching, communications and writing, and web technologies.
Graduates from this diploma should qualify to take industry certifications in ethical hacking, security, networking, and forensic examinations. Graduates may qualify for employment opportunities connected to these skills and certifications