Network Security Certificate of Achievement


The five courses in this Certificate of Achievement provide in-depth instruction in securing a network. Prior coursework in networking or professional experience required prior to matriculation.

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Troubleshoot and solve a variety of security‐related issues in a workplace environment.
  • Make recommendations regarding overall security strategies and implementations for workplace environments.

First Semester

INF-267Network Security


INF-270Computer Crime


INF-271Ethical Hacking


INF-272Windows Active Directory


INF-273Intrusion Detection and Prevention


Total Credit Hours: 15

Specific Program Notes

Students are encouraged to take their courses in semester sequence order.

Please note that required courses may have prerequisites. Click on each course to view details.

*INF-170 Networking Experience, 3 credits – Transfer credit awarded for extensive professional experience. INF faculty recommendation required to obtain credit. 

Students enrolled in this program ARE NOT REQUIRED to successfully complete a course in basic algebra if indicated by Placement Testing.