Cyber Security C.S.

Apply Now!

Applying is easy! We have an open-admission policy, which means if you have a high school diploma or its equivalent, you’re in and we can’t wait to see you in the halls.

Apply Now!
»

Financial Aid

See all the options that make SCC affordable for all.

Financial Aid
»

Transfer Info

Make a smooth transition to a four-year institution.

Transfer
»

Cyber Security C.S.

Department: Information Technology

Total Credit Hours: 29 credits

Pathway Map

SCC Pathways are designed to help you create an educational plan with relevant and relatable courses to fill your schedule. Click below to access a map.

Cyber Security C.S. (PDF)

Download
»

Approved Courses

Click here for course details
Subject Course Title Credits
Core Course Requirements (29 credits)
IT 173 Topics in Cyber Security I 3
IT 172 Digital Forensics 3
IT 171 Ethical Hacking 3
IT 270 Network Security 4
IT 271 Penetration Testing 3
IT 275 CCISP 3
IT 130 Intro to Linux 3
IT 151 CCNA1 (Introduction to Networks) 4
IT 140 Programming for System Administrators 3
Total Required Hours: 29 credits

What is Cyber Security, C.S.? 

The Certificate of Specialization in Cyber Security prepares students for the following IT certifications:

  • CompTIA Security+
  • Cisco CCNA Security
  • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
  • Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator (CHFI)

These highly valued certification exams and classes teach students the offensive skills used by hackers to gain unauthorized entry into a network, and how to gather evidence in such attacks. 

Salary Outlook

The mean hourly wage for Network Security Administrators in Missouri is $52.26. People established in network security careers generally earn an average of $108,704 per year in Missouri. Exceptional performers can earn in excess of $154,225.

Sources: Robert Half Technology Salary Guide

Exceptional performers can earn in excess of $154,225.

Related Pathways, Degrees & Certificates

Contact Information

Michael Fuszner,
Program Chair
636-922-8322
Email »
Office Location
TECH 105
Office Hours
Call For Information
SCC logo

4601 Mid Rivers Mall Drive
Cofttleville, MO 63376

info_desk@stchas.edu
636-922-8000

© 2019 St. Charles Community College.