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Information Systems Security & Assurance

The Information Systems Security and Assurance Associate of Applied Science Degree program is designed to provide students with a foundation in information systems security and related practices. Areas of study include information systems, networks and communications, risk management and recovery, access controls, monitoring and analysis, malicious code and activity, and security operations and administration. Skills taught in the program include basic analysis of networks and security domains, risk assessment and disaster recovery strategies, legal analysis of security issues, security policies and implementation, systems auditing and compliance, access control, operating systems and network security configurations, ethical hacking and counter measures, and systems forensics and incident response. Graduates of this program are prepared to seek employment in entry-level positions in the information systems security and cyber security branches of any organization, such as the systems security specialist, systems security administrator, junior systems security engineer, junior cyber security engineer, or any IT network systems positions bearing security responsibilities. Upon completion of the program, an Associate of Applied Science degree is awarded.

Locations offering this program:

El Paso
6101 Montana Ave
El Paso, TX 79925

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