College of Information Systems and Technology

Associate of Arts with a concentration in Information Technology with an Information Assurance and Security Certificate

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What you'll study

Hackers, viruses, power outages and more can threaten a company's data. It's the information security analyst's job to neutralize these threats. Our Associates of Arts concentration in Information Technology with Information Assurance and Security Certificate (AAIT/IAS) will help prepare you educationally to pursue this career path.

Study in a program that focuses on wireless networking, cryptography, Microsoft Windows® server configurations, CompTIA® Security+™, (ISC)2 Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP®), Certified Wireless Network Administrator (CWNA®) concepts and more. With our certificate option, courses on these concepts are taught earlier in your degree program, so you can demonstrate your knowledge of core job competencies to employers—before you graduate.

Speak with an Enrollment Representative to discover how choosing an en route certificate program from the College of Information Systems and Technology can help you map a faster route to a career in this field.

Windows is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corp. in the U.S. and/or other countries.
CompTIA is a registered trademark of Computing Technology Industry Association Inc.
Security+ is a trademark of CompTIA Properties LLC.
SSCP is a registered trademark of International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium Inc.
CWNA is a registered trademark of CWNP LLC.

Requirements and prerequisites

You will need XXX credits to complete this program, which may be earned from a combination of required and elected courses. However, required courses may vary based on previous experience, training or transferable credits. View general requirements.

There are no prerequisites for this course.

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What you'll learn
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Core courses

Our curriculum is designed to help you prepare for the competitive job market with relevant knowledge and in-demand skills. This program may include the following courses, please check with your Enrollment Representative for more details.

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Upon successful completion of one of our en route options, you will receive a certificate or associates as well as your degree without adding more cost or time.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

In addition to the knowledge and skills related to the University Learning Goals, graduating students are intended to attain certain program-specific knowledge, skills and abilities. Therefore, you should be able to demonstrate the following learning outcomes by the time you complete this program.

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