Information Technology Cybersecurity Specialist

Program Type: Face-to-Face, Fully Online
Program Level: Degrees, Online, Certificates
Department: Business Information Solutions
Institute: Science & Technology
College: SPC

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.

What will I learn?

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 cybercrime.

What can I do with this course of study?

Cyber Security Analyst / Cyber Security Specialist

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What's special about the program?

Completion in this program prepares a student for industry certifications such as CompTIA Security +, Certified Security Professional (CSP) and Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH). St. Philip’s College is designated by the National Security Agency and Department of Homeland Security as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Two-Year Education. The designation covers academic years 2022 Through 2027.

Program Highlights

  • National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense 2022-2027
  • The National Security Agency and a committee of academic peers have validated the Information Technology Cybersecurity Specialist program through the academic year 2026.

Contact Information

Program Director:
Rick Lopez
rlopezjr2@alamo.edu
210-486-2366
MLK Bowden Building (BOWD), 239