Network Security

Jesse Wallace, MS, Chair
Phone: (419) 995-8356
Office: JJC 131

The Network Security Major stresses the design, installation, security, and maintenance of a computer network. This major also provides the coursework that will train the students to design, build, and implement complete end-to-end security solutions. The coursework will also provide exposure to various digital, computer, and network forensic methods, VPNs, secure remote access, and disaster recovery techniques. Course content covers objectives for various certifications including:

  • A+
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate
  • Cisco Certified CyberOps Associate
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate
  • Linux+
  • LPIC-1
  • Red Hat Certified System Administrator
  • VMware Certified Professional 
  • Security +
  • Palo Alto ACE

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon completion, the student will be able to:

  1. Integrate security into the Security Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC) model.
  2. Detect and counter hacker attacks to safeguard computer systems and resources.
  3. Protect data online and respond swiftly to security threats.
  4. Demonstrate expertise in risk analysis, security policy design, system security, and contingency planning, including incident response, disaster recovery, and business continuity.
Technical Standards

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