Network Security A.A.S.

Degree Name: Network Security A.A.S.
Degree or Program: Computer Science
Degree Type: Associate of Applied Science Degree
Description:
Computer networking programs at St. Charles Community College provide hands-on, skills-based training in state-of-the-art classroom labs. The Cisco Networking Academy, Microsoft Academy, EC-Council Authorized Training Center, VMware IT Academy, and A+ programs prepare you for the corporate workplace and industry certifications. Learn how to configure, manage, troubleshoot, and secure network workstations, servers, routers, switches, and networks.
General Education Requirements: 25
COURSE NUMBER COURSE NAME CREDIT HOURS
Mathematics MAT 121

Intermediate Algebra

4

Communication

ENG 101
ENG 102 or
ENG 115 or
ENG 125
SPE 101

English Composition I
English Composition II or
Technical Writing or
Business Writing
Oral Communications

3
3

3

Social Science

Pick one:
HIS 101
HIS 102
HIS 115
HIS 270
POL 101
POL 102

US History to 1877
US History since 1877
US History since 1945
History of Missouri
American Government State
Local Government

3

Natural Science Any BIO or CHM or PHY 3
Humanities CPT 105 Computer Ethics 3
Elective BTC(BAS)CPT 103 Microcomputer Applications 3
CORE COURSE REQUIREMENTS MUST INCLUDE: 45
CPC 107 A+ (Computer Repair & Maintenance) 5
CPC 170 CCNA1 5
CPC 171 CCNA2 5
  CPC 172 CCNA3 5
CPC 173 CCNA4 5
CPC 245 CCNA Security 5
CPC 180 Introduction to UNIX/Linux 3
CPC 260 UNIX/Linux Administration 3
CPC 160 Security Fundamentals 3
CPC 161 Computer Forensics 3
CPC 162 Ethical Hacking 3
TOTAL REQUIRED HOURS 70

Courses by Semester

FIRST SEMESTER 17
COURSE NUMBER COURSE NAME CH
ENG 101 English Composition I 3
HIS 101 or
HIS 102 or
HIS 115 or
HIS 270 or
POL 101 or
POL 102
US History to 1877
US History since 1877
US History since 1945
History of Missouri
American Government
State and Local Government
3
CPC 107 A+ (Computer Repair & Maintenance) 5
CPC 160 Security Fundamentals 3
CPC 180 Introduction to UNIX/Linux 3
SECOND SEMESTER 17
COURSE NUMBER COURSE NAME CH
ENG 102 or
ENG 115 or
ENG 125
English Composition II
Technical Writing
Business Writing
3
MAT 121 Intermediate Algebra 4
CPC 170 CCNA1 5
CPC 171 CCNA2 5
THIRD SEMESTER 19
COURSE NUMBER COURSE NAME CH
SPE 101 Oral Communications 3
Any BIO, CHM, PHY 3
CPC 172 CCNA3 5
CPC 173 CCNA4 5
CPC 161 Ethical Hacking 3
FOURTH SEMESTER 17
COURSE NUMBER COURSE NAME CH
CPT 105 Computer Ethics 3
CPT 103 Microcomputer Applications 3
CPC 245 CCNA Security 5
CPC 260 UNIX/Linux Administration 3
CPC 162 Ethical Hacking 3