Information Security

Program Type: Face-to-Face, Fully Online
Program Level: Degrees, Online, Certificates
Department: Communication Design, CIS, Music Business, and RTB
Institute: Science & Technology
College: SAC

What is the program?

A cyber security certificate or degree is intended to equip you with the knowledge and skills to defend computer operating systems, networks and data from cyber attacks. Although these programs incorporate theoretical concepts, they are technical in nature.  Having this technical knowledge is key. Whether you are designing system architectures with certain security characteristics or detecting risks, threats and vulnerabilities, you are on the front line of defense.

What will I learn?

Students in this field will learn emphasize computer engineering, computer science, problem-solving, and communication skills.

What can I do with this course of study?

Entry-level positions include a variety of analyst, specialist, and and technician job titles.

 What's special about program?

Be on the front line of defense in the evolving fields of cybersecurity, information security, and information assurance.

Contact Us

   
Program Coordinator
Troy Touchette,
Chair 
ttouchette@alamo.edu
location:
Nail Technical Center (NTC-229)
phone:
210-486-1050