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Program Requirements

Disclaimer: The list below provides an example of requirements & suggested course sequencing for new students. Actual program requirements will vary depending on the date of enrollment in the program. Please consult the appropriate catalog for official degree/program requirements.

CRN Course Name Credits
  General Education Requirements* 29 credits
*To satisfy Competency in Responsible Citizenship choose: BUS 260 Business Ethics or PSA 221 Ethics and Community. To satisfy Quantitative Literacy, choose MAT 128 or MAT 180. To satisfy Information Literacy, choose COS 103.
Information Security Requirements
COS 111 Introduction to Computer Science 4 credits
COS 206 Introduction to Information Security 3 credits
COS 338 Introduction to Networking 3 credits
COS 354 Network Security 4 credits
COS 374 Operating Systems Security 3 credits
COS 440 Cyber Defense 3 credits
COS/PSA 413 Computer Forensics and Investigations OR  
    COS 430     Cryptography 3-4 credits
  Computer Portfolio (see Techniques for Assessment)  
  Electives 7-8 credits
Total 60 credits