Information Technology Cybersecurity Specialist

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

About the Program

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). 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 2014 Through 2020.

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)
Cyber First Responders (OSA)

♦ This symbol indicates the offering is also available fully online.

Program Highlights

National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense 2014-2020

Career Areas and Employment Opportunities

Cyber Security Analyst / Cyber Security Specialist

Contact Information

Program Director:
Rick Lopez
MLK Bowden 239