The Certificate program enables students to complete the core requirements for information technology and start their concentration in one of the following areas: Cyber Security, Database Specialist, Geographic Information Systems, Network Administration, Network Infrastructure Specialist, Programming and Mobile Applications Development, or Web Development Specialist. Students select from ONE of the IST Career Studies Certificate programs to define an area of concentration.
1 Students completing the Cybersecurity and Networking Foundations Career Studies Certificate should take ITN 171 Unix I as one of their IT Approved Electives. ITN 260 Network Security Basics will satisfy the other IT Approved Elective. Otherwise, IT approved electives must be selected from ONE of the IST Career Studies Certificate programs.