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 Northwest Vista College Library
1st Floor, Redbud Learning Center (RLC)
3535 N. Ellison Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78251
Mon - Thur: 7:30am - 8:30pm
Fri: 7:30am - 4:00pm
Sat: 8:30am - 2:30pm
    Northwest Vista College
  Mar 24, 2018
Northwest Vista College Schedule/Catalog 2017-2018

Information Assurance & Cyber Security A.A.S.

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The Associate of Applied Science in Information Security and Assurance will prepare 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 in some cases, gather data and evidence to be used in prosecuting cyber crime.

With this degree, you may seek jobs such as:

Information Security Analysts

Related awards:

Information Assurance & Cyber Security Level 1 Certificate  

Computer Forensics Level 1 Certificate 

CompTIA Security+ Certification Preparation Occupational Skills Achievement Award  

Cyber First Responders Occupational Skills Award  

Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC) Level 1 Occupational Skills Award  

Total Credit Hours Required: 60

Semester I

Milestone Course(s)

*** denotes Milestone course(s).
A milestone course is a course that is critical for success in this program.


A course may be used only once to fulfill degree requirements.

The student is encouraged to carefully examine requirements at the transfer institution.  Requirements vary from institution to institution and can change from one year to the next.

# Offered at other Alamo Colleges

Program CIP:  11.0901

Major Code:  ISAC

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