Associate of Applied Science Degree in Computer Science: Concentration in Network Security
Campus Computer Science Courses
How would you like to earn your Associate degree in computer science and be the one that everyone relies on to keep their computers running well and running safely? If you have considered earning your network security degree, see what Charter College has to offer.
This Associate-level computer science degree program with a concentration in network security prepares graduates for careers in the field of network security. Network security specialists plan, coordinate, and implement an organization’s information security and security systems. Security specialists educate users on computer security, install security software, monitor the network for security breaches, respond to cyber attacks, and gather data and evidence. They install, configure, and manage firewall devices in an effort to provide a higher level of protection. Network security specialists are also responsible for developing security policies and procedures and for the physical security of the data network. And with our computer science courses that focus on building your understanding of network security, you can be prepared for a variety of roles in this field.
TThe Charter College Associate-level computer science degree program prepares students for entry-level employment as IT professionals in Network Security. The program is available in Anchorage, AK, Vancouver and Pasco, WA.
- Security+ network security fundamentals
- Computer forensics and investigations
- Check Point security administration
- Hardening the infrastructure
- Network defense and countermeasures
- Graduates can attain CompTIA Security+ certification, and the Microsoft Office Specialist certification in both Word and Excel
Earn an A.A.S. Degree in Computer Science in just 15 months. Charter College computer science courses start every five weeks and provide unparalleled flexibility and our unique accelerated learning approach helps you to graduate on time.