Students are taught the skills for jobs in network and computer systems administration and information security analysis and can continue their education in NHTI’s Information Technology – Microsoft Servers Certificate Program.

Curriculum Abbreviations
  • CL – Number of lecture/classroom hours per week for the course
  • LAB – Number of simulation laboratory, laboratory or clinical hours per week for the course
  • CR – Number of credit hours for the course
Course Title CL LAB CR
IST 165C Information Security 2 2 3
IST 263C Network Security 2 2 3
IST 281C Administering Windows Server 2 2 3
IST 284C Advanced Windows Server Configuration 2 2 3
Total Credits       12

Students are required to have successfully completed IST 108C, IST 153C, and IST 280C, or gained permission of the department chair of Information Technology.

This certificate prepares students to earn certifications in CompTIA Security+ and Cisco CCNA Security.

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