Information Technology Cybersecurity Specialist

Program Level: Degrees
Department: Science and Technology
Institute: Science & Technology
College: NLC

What is Information Technology Cybersecurity Specialist?

The Associate of Applied Science in Information Technology Cybersecurity Specialist prepares students to design, implement and secure computer networks. Students with this degree will be able to install security software, monitor networks for security breaches, respond to cyber-attacks and gather data and evidence to be used in prosecuting cyber crime. Completion in this program prepares a student for industry certifications such as CompTIA Security +, Certified Security Professional (CSP) and Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH).

Degrees/Certificates Offered

Information Technology Cybersecurity Specialist, A.A.S.
Information Technology Cybersecurity Specialist Level I Certificate 
CompTIA Linux + Certification Preparation (OSA) 
CompTIA Security + Certification Preparation (OSA) 

Career Areas and Employment Opportunities

Cyber Security Analyst / Cyber Security Specialist

Contact Info

Isaac "Chip" Thornsburg
Program Coordinator, Information Assurance & Cyber Security
CATE 210A
phone: 210-486-5784
ithornsburg@alamo.edu